Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/03/02 (Mon)

Local
Male
20’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-26-1
No injury

Outcome

Local Fire Dept

SAR Involved

Lost

Cause

Winter

Season

Solo

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim was gliding on a snowboard from the top of the mountain at around 1:50 pm, and because of poor visibility due to a snowstorm, he could not know the direction of the descent, and he himself requested rescue at 119 (* Fire rescue team rescued the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Muroran-dake (室蘭岳, 911m)
Number in party: 1
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50分頃山頂からスノーボードで滑走中、吹雪による視界不良のため下山方向が分からなくなり、自ら119番で救助要請(※消防救助隊が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:26|発生日:2020/03/02|曜日:月|山岳名、標高、市町村名:室蘭岳 (むろらんだけ), 911m, (室蘭市)|構成人数:1|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:20代|職業:会社員|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)