Scarborough mountain rescue team help search for lost woman

Scarborough rescuers helped police search for a woman who had lost her way in Dalby Forest.

Thursday, 31st December 2020, 9:39 am
Updated Thursday, 31st December 2020, 10:02 am

The Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team volunteers were called by police to help search for a woman who had reported herself lost in Dalby Forest yesterday at 5.43pm.

The woman had sent a message to her partner earlier in the afternoon that she was lost but attempting to retrace her steps to the car park.

When she had not returned in the hour her partner called the police and requested mountain rescue assistance to locate her.

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The volunteer team were called out yesterday afternoon. Stock image.

Fortunately, whilst rescue volunteers were preparing for the search they were told by the partner that the woman had found her own way back and was safe and well.