CoCT Fire + Rescue

Body recovery at Lions Head near Table Table Mountain

2019-06-20T17:50:57+02:00June 20th, 2019|CoCT Fire + Rescue, Community Medics, Forensic Pathology Services (FPS), Lion's Head, Metro Rescue, SANParks, SAPS, Table Mountain National Park|

At 16h57 on Tuesday the 18th of June 2019 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that she witnessed a person falling at Lion's Head. Metro Medical Rescue Technicians, Rescue Mountaineers and Rescue Climbers were dispatched to Top road which separates the Table Mountain National Park and the residential [...]

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Another K9 rescued and overdue hikers located.

2019-04-12T11:16:02+02:00April 12th, 2019|Animals, CoCT Conservation, CoCT Fire + Rescue, NSRI, Rescues, Table Mountain National Park|

Deep South Cape Peninsula On Wednesday the 10th of April 2019 at 11h28 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after the Cape Medical Response (CMR) private ambulance service reported that a dog had become stuck under a rock near Murdoch Valley between Simonstown and Cape Point in the Table Mountain National Park. [...]

All night rescue of a critically injured hiker, and a K9 is saved.

2019-04-08T13:07:31+02:00April 8th, 2019|CoCT Fire + Rescue, Hiking, Metro Rescue, Rescues|

Lion's Head Cape Town On Saturday the 06th of April 2019 at 18h25 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that an injured hiker was stuck near the summit of Lion's Head. WSAR teams who were at the tail end of their rescue standby shift at the Cableway Charity [...]

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