Emergency teams search for 'casualty' at Hell Hole Rock

Calder Valley Search and Rescue team
Calder Valley Search and Rescue team

Emergency teams were called to an area in Heptonstall known as Hell Hole Rock in search for a possible injured person.

West Yorkshire Police and the Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team worked together from 5.55pm on Saturday in search for a the person.

Heptonstall Quarry, is a west facing gritstone quarry which is well known both locally and regionally for the wide variety of the climbing available.

It is a favourite for evening climbing and has a set of climbs that are longer than usual for grit stone. There are also a number of large boulders presenting some good boulder climbing.

A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police that a man was found and had suffered no injuries.