Incident #023/2021 - Rivington Reservoir


On Sunday afternoon the 11th April 2021 the rescue Team were requested by our neighbours Bolton Mountain Rescue Team to assist with a fisherman who had had a cardiac arrest. Thankfully as we were responding, we were stood stood down as enough resource on scene were able to evacuate the gentleman from the reservoir bankside to a land ambulance for his onward journey into hospital.

We wish the gentleman a speedy recovery and hopefully he will be back out fishing very soon. 

022/2021 - Rivington Reservoir

11th April 2021
Duration 45 minutes
In attendance:

Additional Info

  • Date: Sunday, 11 April 2021
  • Location: Rivington Reservoir
  • Grid Reference: SD6241814367
  • Volunteer Hours: 2
  • Members In Attendance: 4
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