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Scafell Pike – Sat 9th Aug 2008 – Alert

The team were paged by the police for two three peakers who had become separated and lost whilst ascending, then descending Scafell Pike. The missing person was talked off the mountain by telephone and met up with some other walkers who pointed him in the right direction. He had waterproofs map and compass but no torch. 3 team members were involved, both on the phone and driving up to the informant/support driver to check they were safely down.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike
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Incident started at 19:42. There were 3 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY20615 07237 (611m).

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