Emergency teams search for 'casualty' at Hell Hole Rock

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

Monday, 14th August 2017, 9:59 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:32 pm
Calder Valley Search and Rescue team

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.