Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/02/13 (Thu)

Local
Male
30’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-17-2
No injury

Outcome

Police Mountain SAR

SAR Involved

Lost

Cause

Winter

Season

Group

Party status

Other

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The two victims entered the mountain by foot from Shioya Maruyama. At around 5:00 pm, the direction of the descent was lost near the anataki on the south side of Oko-Hatsuyama.  (※ Firefighting rescue squad and Dokei mountain distress rescue squad rescued the victims)

Extra details

Locale: Okobachi-yama (於古発山, 709m)
Number in party: 2
Number in party requiring assistance: 2
Residence: Hokkaido
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者2人は塩谷丸山からつぼ足で入山、午後5時頃、於古発山南側の穴滝付近で下山方向が分からなくなり、自ら119番で救助要請 (※消防救助隊と道警山岳遭難救助隊が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:17|発生日:2020/02/13|曜日:木|山岳名、標高、市町村名:於古発山 (おこばちやま), 709m, (小樽市)|構成人数:2|遭難者数:2|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:30代|職業:団体職員|態様:無事|原因:道迷い

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和2年)(北海道警察)