Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/02/11 (Tue)

Local
Male
70’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-16-1
No injury

Outcome

Fire Dept Helicopter

SAR Involved

Other

Cause

Winter

Season

Group

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim was incapable of skiing around 7th station at about 1:30 pm due to the deep snow down the mountain and down to the waist.

Extra details

Locale: Matashita-yama (股下山, 820m)
Number in party: 2
Number in party requiring assistance: 1
Residence: Hokkaido
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者は午後1時30分頃7合目付近をスキーで下山中、腰までの深雪で行動不能となり、同行者が119番で救助要請(※札幌市消防ヘリが遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:16|発生日:2020/02/11|曜日:火|山岳名、標高、市町村名:股下山 (またしたやま), 820m, (札幌市南区)|構成人数:2|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:70代|職業:医師|態様:無事|原因:その他

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和2年)(北海道警察)