Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/09/20 (Sun)

JP other
Female
70’s

Age

Saitama

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-83-1
No injury

Outcome

Park ranger etc

SAR Involved

Other (Unwell)

Cause

Summer

Season

Group

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
At around 7:30 pm, the pace of descent was delayed due to poor physical condition, so the accompanying person requested rescue at 110 because the ropeway was not in time for operation (* Ropeway staff and jurisdiction staff rescued the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Kuro-dake (黒岳, 1984m)
Number in party: 2
Number in party requiring assistance: 1
Residence: Saitama
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者は、午後7時30分頃、体調不良により、下山ペースが遅れたため、ロープウェイの運行時間に間に合わず、同行者が110番で救助要請 (※ロープウェイ職員と管轄署員が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:83|発生日:2020/09/20|曜日:日|山岳名、標高、市町村名:黒岳 (くろだけ), 1984m, (上川郡東川町)|構成人数:2|遭難者数:1|居住地:埼玉県|性別:女|年齢:70代|職業:無職|態様:無事|原因:その他 (体調 不良)

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和2年)(北海道警察)

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2020-83-1 Difficulty Rating

Category

Grade

Points

Strenuousness

Vertical Gain

D

25

Time ascending

D

0

Technicality

Altitude

D

0

Hazards

D

Navigation

D

Totals

25/100

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