Time Incident Posted: 01:45 HRS

Incident Date: 30/06/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: TERRACE HILLS, BELVOIR ROAD, KNIPTON/BELVOIR

Incident Number: 9539

Incident Type: RESCUE OF PERSON FALLEN DOWN STEEP VERGE

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:51 HRS

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: MELTON, GRANTHAM, TECHNICAL RESCUE

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WATCH MANAGER

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Initial Information: 01:35 - ONE CASUALTY FALLEN APPROX 20 METRES, CASUALTY HAS SUFFERED NECK AND BACK INJURIES, FIRE SERVICE SETTING UP ROPE ACCESS AS A SAFE SYSTEM OF WORK, AMBULANCE IN ATTENDANCE DEALING WITH CASUALTY.



Updated Incident Information: 01:46 HRS - CASUALTY REMOVED FROM HILLSIDE, BASIC ROPE ACCESS SYSTEM STILL IN USE TO ASSIST RESCUERS. CASUALTY BEING CONVEYED TO QUEENS MEDICAL CENTRE BY LAND AMBULANCE.

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