Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/10/17 (Sat)

Local
Male
20’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-88-1
Injury

Outcome

Police Helicopter

SAR Involved

Fall

Cause

Summer

Season

Group

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim slipped down at about 9:20 am while climbing a rock with six friends, and was incapacitated due to injury to the waist, etc., and the companion requested rescue at 119 (* The police helicopter rescued the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Ishigaki-yama (石垣山, 525m)
Number in party: 7
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、仲間6人と岩登り中、午前9時20分頃滑落し、腰部等を負傷して行動不能となり、同行者が119番で救助要請(※道警ヘリが遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:88|発生日:2020/10/17|曜日:土|山岳名、標高、市町村名:石垣山 (いしがきやま), 525m, (上川郡愛別町)|構成人数:7|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:20代|職業:大学生|態様:負傷|原因:滑落

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和2年)(北海道警察)

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2020-88-1 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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