incident at Buckner's Cave

Publication
ACA 1973 page 17
Date
20th Oct 1973
Cave
Buckner's Cave
State
Indiana
County
Unknown
Country
USA
Category
Caving
Incident type
Lost
Primary cause
Strayed from group
Secondary cause
Inexperienced
Group type
Other
Group size
Unknown
Aid type
Underground aid
Source
Unknown
Incident flags
       
Data status
Incomplete

Injured cavers

No injured cavers recorded.

Incident report

Indiana, Buckner's Cave

Saturday, 20 October 1973

Three flashlight cavers strayed from a larger group and were lost for 2 days. They were found by experienced local cavers.

Analysis: Inexperience.

Source: Shofstall. Don. (1973) "More Cave Rescues." NSS News. Vol. 31. p. 215.

Notes

Lost 3 days. NSS News Vol31 p215

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