Weston on Trent

  • Call out for year: 24
  • Date: 27/11/11
  • Time: 11:00 am
  • Grid ref: SK404 280
  • Type of incident: Non mountain (Police) Search vulnerable person(1)
  • Team members involved: 2
  • Time taken: 7 hrs
  • Total man hours: 14 hrs

Incident report

Two Buxton MRT search dogs & their handlers, along with three other search dogs from Mountain Rescue teams in the Peak District, were called to assist Derby MRT with a search for a missing person, a 74 year old male.

The search was conducted from late morning through to the darkness of early evening. All areas, which consisted of woodland and open agricultural land, were searched without locating the missing person. He was eventually found safe and well outside of the search areas.

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