On August 2nd, the Sublette County-based short-haul search and rescue team, Tip Top SAR, responded to a woman who fell near Warrior Peak in the Wind River Range, the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office shared this afternoon.
Sublette County Dispatch received multiple SOS spot device activations for this incident. Reporting parties indicated a woman had fallen approximately 80-100 feet and needed immediate assistance and had significant injuries.
The TTSAR short-haul team and contract helicopter were paged to respond. TTSAR Search Manager Dave Lankford coordinated the response where members Cody Wilson, Milford Lockwood, Andrew Masters, John Kochever responded to the given coordinates.
Upon arrival, team members found the woman who had sustained serious bodily injuries. She was transported via life flight from the scene to Eastern Idaho Medical Center for treatment. No other information was provided at this time.