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Oct 06 2017

Man missing from near Llandegla

On Wednesday afternoon the team was called by North Wales Police with regard to a man missing in the Llandegla area. Extensive searches were carried out on Wednesday and Thursday of rural areas and woodland near Llandegla, in support of Police enquiries.  The team was just about to start new searches on Friday when the …

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Oct 02 2017

Stuck walker on Offa’s Dyke

The team was called by North Wales Police to assist an older gentleman that found himself unable to continue walking along part of Offa’s Dyke near Llangollen.  Team members responded to the scene, with two team Landrovers.  The casualty was assessed by one of the team doctors and was able to walk with assistance until …

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Sep 28 2017

Road traffic collision on B4391 south of Bala

The Team was called out to assist the Welsh Ambulance Service at the scene of a Road Traffic Collision between Bala and Llangynog – the initial report had indicated that a van had plunged several hundred feet down a steep hillside following a collision with a Heavy Goods Vehicle.  NEWSAR members were still travelling when …

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Sep 25 2017

Leg injury near Llanddulas

The Welsh Ambulance Service requested NEWSAR assistance to evacuate a man with a serious lower leg injury from the mouth of a cave at Cefn yr Ogof near Llanddulas.  A NEWSAR member who is also a full-time paramedic treated the casualty, assisted by team members who hold the Casualty Care certificate.  After being splinted and …

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