Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2020/10/21 (Wed)

Local
Male
60’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2020-89-1
No injury

Outcome

Police Mountain SAR

SAR Involved

Lost

Cause

Summer

Season

Solo

Party status

Backcountry

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim lost sight of the mountain trail while descending near the summit at around 4:30 pm and requested rescue by himself at No. 119 (* The police mountain disaster rescue team and the fire rescue team rescued the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Iwaonupuri (イワオヌプリ, 1116m)
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4時30分頃山頂付近を下山中、登山道を見失い自ら119番で救助要請(※道警山岳遭難救助隊と消防救助隊が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2020年度|番号:89|発生日:2020/10/21|曜日:水|山岳名、標高、市町村名:イワオヌプリ (いわおぬぷり), 1116m, (虻田郡倶知安町、磯谷郡蘭越町)|構成人数:1|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:60代|職業:無職|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)

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2020-89-1 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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