2008

Incidents that we attended in 2008 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
101/01/2008 00:18NWAS (GMA) AssistN/K - Code Amber, RTC SDRStandish500:22
201/01/2008 01:06NWAS (GMA) AssistM 31 - Code Amber, Street fall, head injuryLittle Hulton500:31
301/01/2008 01:09NWAS (GMA) AssistM 58 - Code Amber, AssaultRamsbottom401:03
401/01/2008 01:12NWAS (GMA) AssistF 13 - Code Red, CollapseWigan501:05
501/01/2008 01:39NWAS (GMA) AssistM 49 - Code Amber, Hand through glassAtherton, Wigan500:28
601/01/2008 02:10NWAS (GMA) AssistM 85 - Code Red, Allergic reactionHarwood, Bolton501:02
701/01/2008 02:17NWAS (GMA) AssistF 36 - Code Green, Abdo pains, vomitingPrestwich400:53
801/01/2008 02:21NWAS (GMA) AssistM 33 - Code Amber, AssaultStandish500:17
901/01/2008 02:41NWAS (GMA) AssistF 65 - Code Purple, Fatal fallStandish502:03
1001/01/2008 03:13NWAS (GMA) AssistF 56 - Code Amber, AssaultLower Kersal, Salford400:34
1101/01/2008 03:21NWAS (GMA) AssistF 47 - Code Red, Diabetic comaBolton500:52
1201/01/2008 04:17NWAS (GMA) AssistF 23 - Code Green, Abdo painsHalliwell, Bolton500:59
1301/01/2008 04:26NWAS (GMA) AssistF 25 - Code Green, Alcohol O/DAtherton, Wigan300:56
1401/01/2008 05:30NWAS (GMA) AssistF 24 - Code Red, StabbingLittle Hulton300:48
1520/01/2008 14:00NWAS (GMA) AssistN/K - Code Amber. 3 vehicle RTCBolton800:12
1620/01/2008 14:00NWAS (GMA) AssistM 14 - Code N/R. 3 vehicle RTC, 1 injuredStandish, Wigan501:10
1720/01/2008 14:24NWAS (GMA) AssistM 84 - Code Red. Medical EmergencyBolton300:18
1820/01/2008 15:11Spot PickupF 16 - Collapse, evac to ambulanceSpringwater Park1002:00
1920/01/2008 17:01NWAS (GMA) AssistF 96 - Code Amber. Fall at homeRadcliffe, Manchester300:37
2027/01/2008 13:07Spot PickupM 40's - Fall from height, serious major injuresAnglezarke Quarry1001:53
2103/02/2008 13:10Spot PickupM 46 - Body recovery from waterAnglezarke Reservoir803:10
2209/02/2008 19:30NWAS (GMA) AssistM 64 - Code Urgent, intra hospital transferWigan to Wythenshawe401:45
2310/02/2008 23:39NWAS (GMA) AssistF 21 - Code Red, 26 weeks pregnant, severe abdo painsSalford300:50
2411/02/2008 00:39NWAS (GMA) AssistM 64 - Code Amber, Query Kidney infectionBury300:51
2521/02/2008 04:47Spot PickupM N/K - Suicidal male on H.V. PylonLittle Lever200:23
2622/02/2008 19:33NWAS (GMA) AssistM N/R - Code Red, Street collapseGreat Lever, Bolton400:05
2722/02/2008 19:34NWAS (GMA) AssistM N/R - Code Amber, collapse in carSunny Bank, Bury300:26
2822/02/2008 19:40NWAS (GMA) AssistF 90 - Code Amber, Arm InjuryGreat Lever, Bolton400:19
2922/02/2008 20:00NWAS (GMA) AssistM 74 - Code Red, CVAHollins, Bury300:49
3022/02/2008 20:05NWAS (GMA) AssistM 40 - Code Green, IntoxicatedBolton Town Centre400:23
3122/02/2008 20:29NWAS (GMA) AssistF 73 - Code Green, Abdominal PainsHalliwell, Bolton501:03
3222/02/2008 20:51NWAS (GMA) AssistM 46 - Code Red, Angina, chest painsMoses Gate, Farnworth501:06
3322/02/2008 21:33NWAS (GMA) AssistM 46 - Code Amber, Fallen DownstairsDaubhill, Bolton400:46
3422/02/2008 22:37NWAS (GMA) AssistF 4 - Code Red, FittingHarwood, Bolton500:46
3525/02/2008 21:07NWAS (GMA) AssistF 40 - Code Red. Anaphylaxis, swollen toungeLittle Hulton, Salford400:31
3625/02/2008 21:40NWAS (GMA) AssistF 34 - Code Amber. Report of self harmLittle Hulton, Salford400:10
3725/02/2008 21:54NWAS (GMA) AssistM 51 - Code Green. Distressed and confusedIrlam401:46
3807/03/2008 19:40Search LowlandM 22mth - Missing young child. Found OKShevington2301:15
3907/03/2008 20:55Sport PickupM N/K - 1 person reported down embankmentBolton Town Centre2401:05
4009/03/2008 07:55Search LowlandN/A - Body reported in canal/river?Salford/Manchester City Centre2107:35
4109/03/2008 17:37Spot PickupF 50 - Mountain biker, dislocation/fracture of ankleRiver Mersey, Sale Water Park1701:47
4212/03/2008 08:20Search LowlandF 80 - Missing from homeWheelton1509:40
4321/03/2008 13:50Spot PickupM 56 - Fatal Collapse, walkingLever Park, Rivington700:55
4422/03/2008 11:05Search UplandM 23 - Missing person, located by the PoliceWinter Hill area1401:50
4523/03/2008 05:13NWAS Snow StandbyN/A - Ambulance Assist, early morning snowGreater Manchester Area1803:32
4623/03/2008 10:52NWAS (LA) AssistM 26 - Neck injuries, assisted carryBelmont1100:11
4723/03/2008 18:44Spot PickupF 57 - Query Fractured AnkleRivington2300:46
4827/03/2008 17:05Spot PickupM 13 - Q fractured lower legSlopes of Wilton One quarry1601:40
4910/04/2008 09:35NWAS (GMA) AssistF 72 - Poor road access. Stretcher evacuation to ambulanceWhelley, Wigan702:25
5013/04/2008 15:30RTC3xF/1M - 2x vehicle RTC, No injuries, shockSheephouse Lane, Rivington400:55
5113/04/2008 21:54Search Uplandn/a - Investigate report of distress flareRivington Moor2602:31
5218/04/2008 23:21Spot PickupM 34 - Walker, displaced hipHen Fold Rd, Astley1601:39
5325/04/2008 10:20Search - LowlandF 75 - Missing from home, vulnerableAgecroft, Salford1807:40
5428/04/2008 23:24Spot PickupM 23 - Off-road motorcyclist - fatalPennington Flash2403:36
5503/05/2008 22:52Spot PickupM N/K - Collapsed and intoxicated maleWorsley Mesnes, Wigan1902:18
5608/05/2008 09:06Spot PickupF N/K - Walker, Query fractured legKersal Dale Country Park, Salford1600:49
5714/05/2008 19:46Spot PickupM 34 - Drowning, fatalAnglezarke Reservoir3103:14
5818/05/2008 16:14Spot PickupF 37 - Fractured left lower leg/ankleInce Moss, Amberswood Common, Hindley1401:06
5918/05/2008 19:03Search LowlandMale 4 - Missing child, urgent searchWarth Fold, Bury2900:57
6025/05/2008 13:50Spot PickupF 23 - Mountain Biker, Fractured fingers, wrist.Terraced Gardens, Rivington.1800:50
6126/05/2008 12:21Spot PickupF 78 - Fractured left ankleMontcliffe. Horwich1901:29
6228/05/2008 02:17Search LowlandChild N/K - Reports of child in distress, FAGIWoodlands, Flixton2205:28
6302/06/2008 16:35Search UplandM 43 - Abandoned vehicle. MisperHordern stoops area2704:40
6405/06/2008 20:45Spot PickupF - Fellrunner on event. Ankle injuryNear Pigeon Tower, Rivington2701:00
6506/06/2008 17:10Spot PickupM 13 - Fall from rope swing, serious injuriesSmithhills Moor101:05
6607/06/2008 12:46Spot PickupM 48 - Hillwalker, ankle injuryDarwen Moor1901:59
6708/06/2008 12:07Spot PickupF - Walker fallen, head injuryWayoh Reservoir1600:29
6808/06/2008 12:19Spot PickupM 46 - Off road motorcyclist, serious injuryAstley Green300:41
6908/06/2008 15:25Spot PickupF 17 - Heat exhaustionEarnsdale Reservoir, Darwen1700:35
7012/06/2008 20:50Spot PickupF 39 - Walker, fractured left ankleSeven Acres Country Park2301:10
7115/06/2008 06:20Spot PickupM 54 - Drug overdose, located by ASUWinter Hill flats301:25
7216/06/2008 10:51Spot PickupF 14 - Fall into stream, Query spinal injurySmithills, Bolton901:19
7327/06/2008 17:02Search, LowlandM 28 - Abandoned car, Missing PersonMonton, Manchester1905:29
7419/07/2008 11:57Spot PickupM 16 - Fracture lower right legGiants Seat Wood, Ringley1001:12
7520/07/2008 18:38Spot PickupM ? - Suicide, by ligaturePickup Bank Reservoir2203:07
7622/07/2008 09:33Spot PickupF ? - Walker, unconcious, q. cardiacNewtown, Swinton100:37
7723/07/2008 16:55Spot PickupM N/R - Mountain biker, rib & spinal injuryLilford Park, Leigh1202:35
7803/08/2008 13:20Spot PickupM N/R - Young horse riderLever Park, Rivington000:20
7909/08/2008 12:06Spot PickupM 33 - Paintballer, fractured lower legOutwood area2001:54
8009/08/2008 18:48Spot Pickup2x N/K - Reports of 2 persons, High Rise BuildingsEccles00:42
8110/08/2008 12:12Spot PickupF 78 - Q very serious shoulder fractureTerraced Gardens, Rivington.1802:33
8210/08/2008 15:21Spot PickupM N/R - Walker, fractured right ankleThree Sisters Recreational Area1701:09
8310/08/2008 16:34NWAS (GMA) AssistM N/K - 'First Responder' Response, DeceasedHorwich, Bolton600:36
8419/08/2008 12:02Search LowlandF 62 - Missing person, AlzheimersNew Springs/Whelley2513:28
8522/08/2008 21:22Spot PickupM 35 - MTB Intoxicated, query spinalLower Kersal, Salford1301:24
8625/08/2008 14:43NWAS (GMA) AssistF 49 - Horse riding accident, back injuryClifton Country Park1101:17
8729/08/2008 11:47Spot PickupF 29 - Fall down slope from scooterBoggert Hole Clough501:45
8801/09/2008 19:47Search LowlandM 19 - Misper. Concern for safetyCadishead801:58
8910/09/2008 20:47Spot PickupN/A - Report of 4 children stuck in mudLittle Hulton, Worsley2900:23
9011/09/2008 18:22Search LowlandF 64 - Missing from home. Found by MR Trail dogHindley, Wigan2705:38
9114/09/2008 11:51Search LowlandM 10 - Missing from home, vulnerableGorton, Manchester1301:39
9218/09/2008 15:16Spot PickupF 72 F N/R M 53? - F 72: Fractured lower left leg, serious. F N/R: Uninjured companion of (F 72). M 53?: Deceased, hangingWalker Fold, Bolton2607:44
9321/09/2008 22:16Search LowlandM 67 - Missing from residential homeBirchfields Park, Manchester1904:44
9422/09/2008 01:11Spot PickupM 18 - Fall down slope, query spinal injCadishead1601:49
9505/10/2008 13:26NWAS (GMA) AssistF 79 - Code Amber, Q Fractured ankleHorwich, Bolton402:27
9605/10/2008 15:03NWAS (GMA) AssistF 20 - Code Amber, RTC Moped riderHag Fold, Atherton401:34
9707/10/2008 20:27NWAS (GMA) AssistF 50 - Code Red, leg injuryBreightmet, Bolton301:17
9807/10/2008 20:40NWAS (GMA) AssistF 70 - Code Urgent, nausea and vomitingHalliwell, Bolton300:46
9907/10/2008 22:00NWAS (GMA) AssistF 69 - Code Red, collapse at homeDarcy Lever, Bolton301:05
10007/10/2008 22:03NWAS (GMA) AssistF 17 - Code Red, asthma attackGreat Lever, Bolton300:36
10107/10/2008 22:42NWAS (GMA) AssistF 23 - Code Amber, bleedingGreat Lever, Bolton300:21
10210/10/2008 20:24Search LowlandF 75 - Missing from homeSwinton, Manchester1505:51
10312/10/2008 12:00Spot PickupF 33 - Mountain biker, fractured collar boneRivington Pike, Bolton1701:07
10418/10/2008 11:10Search LowlandM 42 - Search MFH - Canoe & Kayak AssistClayton-le-Moors305:30
10518/10/2008 15:10Spot PickupM 30 - Mountain Biker, hip injuryBreres Meadow, Rivington401:20
10629/10/2008 00:01NWAS (GMA) AssistN/A - NWAS Ambulance RetrievalAshton-in-Makerfield802:19
10730/10/2008 14:44NWAS (GMA) AssistF 85 - Code Red, Chest PainsHindley, Wigan301:05
10830/10/2008 16:26NWAS (GMA) AssistF 82 - Code Green, Fall at homeGreat Lever, Bolton300:25
10930/10/2008 16:57NWAS (GMA) AssistF 36 - Code Blue, Diabetic transfer to hospitalDaisy Hill, Bolton300:56
11030/10/2008 17:56NWAS (GMA) AssistF 34 - Code Green, confused & vulnerableMoses Gate, Bolton300:18
11130/10/2008 20:40NWAS (GMA) AssistM N/R - Code Red, Suspension trauma.Horwich, Bolton300:19
11203/11/2008 14:53Spot PickupM 26 - Collapse, chest pain, Query MIDidsbury Golf Club.1501:07
11314/11/2008 15:30Spot PickupF 26 - Horse rider, shoulder/neck injuryMoses Gate Country Park02:00
11416/11/2008 16:45Spot PickupF 20 - Fall from bridge, susp spinalNob End, Little Lever2502:17
11529/11/2008 14:10Spot PickupM 30 - Rugby player, dislocated shoulderMarsh Playing Fields, Leigh801:40
11629/11/2008 15:51Spot PickupM - Football player, serious leg fractureRedvales, Bury1201:39
11702/12/2008 10:23NWAS Winter AssistM 41 - Code Amber, chest painsBlackrod, Bolton301:06
11802/12/2008 11:32NWAS Winter AssistF 70 - Code Amber, anginaHall i' th ' Wood, Bolton02:23
11903/12/2008 13:46Spot PickupF 67 - Rambler, suspected CVABurnt Edge, Smithills703:15
12003/12/2008 15:12NWAS Winter AssistF 55 - Code Red. Slip/fall, Q SpinalLostock, Bolton201:48
12104/12/2008 03:05NWAS Winter AssistN/A - Assist / recover Ambulance in snowTop o' th' Brow, Bolton601:35
12204/12/2008 09:36NWAS Winter AssistM N/R - Code Green. Access problems for AmbulanceDarwen00:15
12304/12/2008 10:25Winter road conditionsN/A - Multi team response, snow bound motoristsRoad between Haslingden / Blackburn01:05
12408/12/2008 11:45Spot pick upF 60 - Walker, slip on ice, ankle fractureGreenmount, Bury502:15
12518/12/2008 19:35Major IncidentN/A - Railway Incident (crash)Congleton3502:10
12630/12/2008 14:01Spot PickupF ? - Hill walker, lower leg injury, SDRWitton Weavers Way, Turton Moor2000:25
12731/12/2008 21:30NWAS (GMA) AssistM 78 - Code Red, collapsed, SDOSLostock, Bolton300:06
12831/12/2008 23:41NWAS (GMA) AssistM 64 - Code Green. Fell from wheelchairHeaton, Bolton300:17