2003

Incidents that we attended in 2003 are displayed on this clickable map, and are also summarised in full in the list below. If you want to find out more about a particular incident, just zoom in and click on the icon, where you can read the full story.

 

Key to the listing:

MFH - Missing from home GMP/LANCON - Greater Manchester Police/Lancashire Constabulary
RTA - Road Traffic Accident NWAS (GMA/LA) - North West Ambulance Service (Greater Manchester area/Lancashire area)
FAGI - False Alarm, Good Intent GMF&RS - Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service
M - Male casualty (and age) F - Female casualty (and age)

 

Incidents attended

IDDateTypeDetailsLocationInvolDuration
0101/01/2003 01:37GMAS AssistF ? - Asthma attackHigher Folds, Leigh800:14
0201/01/2003 01:40GMAS AssistF 26 - Drugs overdose, seriousLeigh1000:57
0301/01/2003 01:44GMAS AssistM 20, M 21 - Assualt victims M 20 Head Injuries, M 21 Foot InjuriesLeigh600:46
0401/01/2003 01:49GMAS AssistF ? - Assault victim, head injuriesLittle Lever, Bolton600:55
0501/01/2003 02:35GMAS AssistM 60 - RTA, Hit by carLeigh600:14
0601/01/2003 02:39GMAS AssistF 17 - Collapsed, Excessive alcohol intakeHorwich, Bolton1201:43
0701/01/2003 02:56GMAS AssistM ? - Assualt victim, head injuriesLittle Lever, Bolton800:42
0801/01/2003 02:59GMAS assistM 49 - Drugs overdose, seriousHigher Folds, Leigh801:03
0901/01/2003 03:30GMAS AssistF 62 - Shortness of breathBolton1000:43
1001/01/2003 04:08GMAS AssistM 54 - Angina attack [Escort to GMAS]Bolton1000:47
1101/01/2003 04:45GMAS AssistM 45 - Assualt Victim, Q Fractured ArmAbram, Wigan800:40
1201/01/2003 04:46GMAS AssistM 20 - Hand cutWorsley Hall, Wigan1200:39
1301/01/2003 16:39Spot PickupF 32, F 13 - Trapped in mud, uninjuredPennington Flash Country Park2401:36
1404/01/2003 11:28Spot PickupF ? - Collapsed, Fatalslopes of Pigeon Tower, Rivington2102:02
1504/01/2003 12:40Spot PickupF 8 - Supracondylar of elbowLower House, Rivington600:30
1605/01/2003 13:32Spot PickupF 33 - Potts fracture, right ankleStepback Brook, Darwen2300:58
1712/01/2003 13:38Spot PickupM ? - Reported fallen through ice, country park lakeMoss Bank Park1000:12
1803/02/2003 20:40GMP Assist, SnowN/R - Motorway gridlocked, due to wintry conditionsM66 Motorway2301:20
1908/02/2003 15:11Spot PickupM 14 - Suspected fractured right ankleWhite Coppice301:19
2009/02/2003 14:05GMAS AssistF ? - Reports of a female in labour, location unkownJumbles Reservoir1000:27
2111/02/2003 03:45Search UplandF 39, F 39 - Lost on Mountain walk, F1 hypotherma, F2 fractured ankleCentral Lake District414:50
2214/02/2003 18:00Search UplandM ? - Reports of cries for help, Hoax ?, FAGIStronsey Bank2605:40
2319/02/2003 15:54Spot PickupM 16 - Mountain Biker, suspected fractured left tibiaTerraced Gardens, Rivington1001:36
2422/02/2003 16:15Moorland fire (Assist GMCFS)Assist GMCFS fire officer to sceneStake Moss, Longworth Moor, Belmont201:10
2526/02/2003 23:15SearchM 73 - Missing personCarnforth201:25
2602/03/2003 13:20Spot Pickup / GMAS AssistM 26 - Footballer, fractured Tib/FibHoughend Playing Fields1003:40
2715/03/2003 11:42Spot PickupF 11 - Fractured right humerusRivington Pike, Rivington1901:33
2816/03/2003 15:20RTAM 42 - Fatal injuries, died on sceneRivington Road, Belmont800:43
2917/03/2003 15:36Spot PickupM 82 - Rambler, collapsedLever Park, Rivington1001:04
3021/03/2003 13:18Search UplandF 32 - MFH. Post natal depression. Found by policeOutskirts, Darwen000:46
3123/03/2003 18:21Spot PickupM 68 - Fractured hip, Ambulance assist, long carryWythenshawe000:15
3226/03/2003 20:00Search LowlandM ? - Report by train driver, person hit?Blythe Bridge204:20
3330/03/2003 17:54Search LowlandM 5 - Child missing for 4 hours plusVictoria Gr, Bolton2501:11
3412/04/2003 09:00Search UplandN/A - Reports of flares, False AlarmPennine Way, Oldham301:48
3513/04/2003 13:15Search LowlandM 82 - MFH, Advanced dementiaWesthoughton2205:15
3613/04/2003 19:30Search UplandM 8 - Missing on reservoir walk, Found SafeRoddlesworth3001:00
3716/04/2003 19:00Moorland FireN/A - Assist with communications, At moorland fireWinter Hill2602:30
3818/04/2003 15:36Spot PickupF 60's - Slip, Fracture dislocation of ankleWayoh Reservoir01:24
3927/04/2003 15:00Spot PickupF 64 - Report by member of public, collapsed womanLeicester Mill Quarry1300:35
4004/05/2003 14:10Cas Care AssistM 41 - Anaphylactic shock, hillwalkingWinter Hill Summit500:26
4110/05/2003 12:03Cas Care AssistF 11 - Fellrunner (Event), Fractured thumb & cuts and grazesWards Reservoir, Belmont300:27
4210/05/2003 13:08Cas Care AssistF 15 - Fellrunner (Event) Pulled Hip muscleWards Reservoir, Belmont300:16
4310/05/2003 14:02Spot PickupM 42 - Fellrunner (Event), dislocated shoulderBase of Winter Hill2601:28
4410/05/2003 14:04Spot PickupF 45 - Fellrunner (Event), Suspected leg fractureWards Reservoir, Belmont2600:18
4514/05/2003 11:43Spot PickupF 18 - Attempted Suicide on a railway linePendlebury000:17
4625/05/2003 12:58Spot PickupF 42 - Fallen walking, fractured wristLever Park Rivington1800:45
4726/05/2003 16:18Spot PickupM 24 - Motorcyclist, off road, remote accessRadcliffe000:27
4829/05/2003 16:57Spot PickupM 16 - Rope swing fall, major multiple injuriesTigers Clough, Horwich2802:33
4907/06/2003 10:23Spot PickupM 41 - Mountain biker, rib/chest injuriesLiverpool Castle, Lever Park2001:07
5007/06/2003 15:41Spot PickupM 14 - Rope swing fall, fractured armRiver Irwell, Little Lever1901:37
5107/06/2003 17:18Spot PickupM ? - Fall down steep ground/ravineTonge Moor Road, Bolton000:13
5214/06/2003 18:11Spot PickupM 81 - Minor injuries to head and armPigeon Tower, Rivington2000:29
5314/06/2003 21:12Spot PickupN/A - Reports of a Hot Air Ballon crash, FAGITockholes000:18
5428/06/2003 14:55Cas Care AssistM 12 - Young child, fitting at Summer FeteEdgworth200:30
5529/06/2003 12:27RTAM N/R, M 15 - RTA motorcyclist, lacerations, fractured ankle, Pillion passenger lacerations/grazesRivington Lane, Rivington300:30
5629/06/2003 13:01Spot PickupM 15 - Off road motorcyclist, Seriuous head / leg injuriesPlank Lane Leigh2601:59
5729/06/2003 15:01Spot PickupF N/R - Ankle injury, could not weigh bearMoses Gate Country Park1300:37
5829/06/2003 15:32Spot PickupM N/R - Tendon injury to lower left legLeverhulme Park1000:11
5929/06/2003 16:25GMAS AssistM 46 - Complaining of chest pains, Query anginaBrownlow Fold, Bolton300:15
6005/07/2003 21:16Spot PickupN/R - Hot air ballon crash - FAGIDelph Reservoir000:16
6112/07/2003 20:17Spot PickupM ? - Fall from rope swingBury Road, Edgworth2300:22
6216/07/2003 19:28Search LowlandM 61 - Missing from Hospital, vunerableLeigh3604:36
6327/07/2003 15:04Spot PickupM ? - Male fitting in woodlandHealey Nab1600:15
6403/08/2003 09:40Search LowlandM 71 - MFH. Alzheimers. Found by team with leg fractureSale, Manchester2307:50
6504/08/2003 15:25Spot PickupM ? - GMCFS req. Fallen down enbankmentUnsworth, Bury000:07
6606/08/2003 17:08Search LowlandM 67 - Missing person: Not located, enquiries continueHeaton Mersey3406:50
6720/08/2003 13:25Spot PickupF 62 - Fallen walker, dislocated kneeRivington1500:50
6812/09/2003 15:16RTAM 81 - RTA, male trapped in car on railway embankmentBolton000:17
6912/09/2003 16:20Search UplandM 30 - Missing, Downs Syndrome. Found unharmedEntwistle Reservoir200:10
7013/09/2003 12:00Spot PickupM 58 - Fall, very serious lower leg fractureBelmont1100:25
7114/09/2003 15:38RTAM 42 F 26 F ? M ? - Moorland RTA, motorcyclist hit carHorden Stoops, Rivington1401:03
7216/09/2003 19:25Search UplandF 35 - Missing, abandoned car, searchRivington3900:08
7319/09/2003 22:05Search planningM 23 - MFH, Vulnerable. Preplann: GMPLeigh300:01
7420/09/2003 08:45Search LowlandM 23 - MFH, VulnerableLeigh2910:45
7511/10/2003 15:40Spot PickupM 25 - Suspected fractured ankleWardley Wood000:13
7622/10/2003 00:25Spot PickupM 32 - Urban, confined space, multiple injuries, multi-agency responseSalford City centre2003:05
7728/10/2003 13:25Search LowlandM 13 - MFH, Depressed. Note leftSale Water Park3607:05
7802/11/2003 19:55GMAS AssistF 64 - Chest pain, Systolic murmurBolton800:30
7902/11/2003 20:26GMAS Assist? - Abdominal pain, bowel obstructionHorwich800:28
8002/11/2003 20:30GMAS AssistM 13 - Street collapse, vomiting, head injuriesBolton900:46
8102/11/2003 21:05GMAS AssistM ? - Angine attack, query LVFBolton800:25
8211/11/2003 19:45Search UplandM 15 - Missing from school, found OKGiggleswick206:15
8314/11/2003 17:17Spot PickupM ? - Young boy on water, status n/kScotmans Flash2900:43
8414/11/2003 22:50Search LowlandM ? - Missing, vulnerable, drugsCollyhurst, Manchester100:10
8522/11/2003 06:15Search LowlandF 17 - Long term missing personGreat Sankey, Warrington2912:45
8623/11/2003 15:27Spot PickupF 85 - Slipped, injured hipRivington300:08
8725/11/2003 08:00Search LowlandF 17 - Long term missing person. Continuation of 85/2003Great Sankey, Warrington308:10
8827/11/2003 08:00Search LowlandM 17 - Long term missing person. Continuation of 85/2003Warrington area408:30
8928/11/2003 08:00Search LowlandF 17 - Long term missing person. Continuation of 85/2003Warrington area509:50
9029/11/2003 07:30Search LowlandF 17 - Long term missing person. Continuation of 85/2003Warrington area2711:00
9101/12/2003 15:26RTAM 60 - Fatal accident, car down hillsideScout Rd, Wilton3000:39
9214/12/2003 11:15Search LowlandM 25 - Misper, found deceasedEccleston202:00
9314/12/2003 16:25Spot PickupF ? - Reported drugs overdoseTurton & Entwistle Reservoir3400:26
9417/12/2003 12:25GMAS AssistN/A - Team requested to go to Major Incident Standby StatusBolton1602:35
9521/12/2003 09:40Search LowlandM 56 - Found deceased in streamPlatt Bridge, Wigan2903:20
9621/12/2003 12:46Spot PickupM 24 - Mountain biker, fracture dislocation of elbowRivington4900:49
9721/12/2003 20:13Spot Pickup? - Two persons in mud, multi agency responseUpton Road, Atherton3200:27
9826/12/2003 13:50Spot PickupF 61 - Collapsed on walk with Husband and friendsRivington Pike1401:24
9926/12/2003 15:14Spot PickupM 14 & M ? - 2 off road motorcyclists, serious injuries (leg & arm)Cemetery Rd, Ince2202:16
10031/12/2003 21:03GMAS AssistN/K - RTA Stood down on sceneDeane Rd, Bolton600:06
10131/12/2003 22:59GMAS AssistF 69 - House collpase, shortness of breathASHWORTH lANE, bOLTON600:33
10231/12/2003 23:33GMAS AssistF 53 - Collapse, chest painsLast Drop Village901:40