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Sty Head – Sat 17th Jul 2010 – Callout 33 in 2010

Whilst searching for the missing male, the team were called out to respond to a ‘999’ from an informant who reported a dislocation injury (Knee or Shoulder) with a location description of the bad step on the Corridor Route but a grid reference of Styhead. Around 15 team members attended from both incident 41 and from home. Whilst the team were making their way on the fell, the air ambulance managed to land on and evacuate the casualty to hospital. Incident closed at around 6.00 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Sty Head

Incident started at 15:58. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY21920 09505 (478m).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/2010-incident-42/