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Hollowstones, Scafell Pike – Wed 13th Oct 2010 – Callout 63 in 2010

Casualty care being given on scene

Casualty care being given on scene

Call from the police to go to he assistance of a male walker with a knee injury on the Scafell Pike descent route above Hollow stones. He was with two colleagues. Around 15 team members attended and casualty care was given pending the arrival of a helicopter. A Sea King helicopter from RAF Boulmer assisted the team to evacuate the casualty by stretcher to Carlisle Infirmary. Incident closed at 7.30 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Hollowstones, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 15:15 and ended at 19:30 making 4.3 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21080 07659 (776m). Total man hours: 65

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/2010-incident-72/