Archive for May, 2009

May 31 2009

Girl Injured at Bridal Veil Falls

Published by under Rescues

A teenage girl was hit by a rock while hiking in the Bridal Veil Falls area. SAR evacuated her using several lowering stations down steep scree slopes.

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May 22 2009

Stuck, Lost in Hobble Creek

Published by under Rescues

Two individuals whose vehicle was stuck in the snow wandered away and spent the night lost near Halls Fork and Hobble Creek Left Fork (one individual hiked several miles from Halls Fork to Left Fork).

The second individual was spotted by airplane and transported to the hospital by Life Flight as SAR teams approached on 4 wheelers and motorcycles.

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May 20 2009

Cliffed Out in Battle Creek Canyon

Published by under Rescues

A hiker found himself stuck on a precarious cliff in Battle Creek Canyon. PG Fire was able to assist him to safety as SAR hiked up the canyon.

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May 15 2009

Thistle ATV Rollover

Published by under Rescues

Two individuals were injured in an ATV rollover near Thistle in Spanish Fork Canyon. One was flown out on LifeFlight, the other was brought down by team members and transported by ambulance.

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May 10 2009

2 Missing Children

Published by under Rescues

SAR responded to a pair of calls for missing children – one near Tibble Fork and one at Bridal Veil Falls. Both children were quickly located and the call was canceled.

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May 10 2009

Lake Mountain Rollover

Published by under Rescues

North-end SAR units responded to west side of Utah Lake to assist with a vehicle rollover on the Lake Mountain.

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