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Scafell Pike – Sun 18th Oct 2009 – Alert

Police paged the team for a rescue on Scafell Pike with no injuries. Two males requested support due to being lost in cloud near the summit of Scafell Pike. The Wasdale deputy leader of the day suggested that they had a full day to find their own way safely off the mountain and would probably find other walkers to help them down. By 9:20 hrs the deputy team leader had established that no further action was necessary and the incident was closed.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 08:14 and ended at 09:30 making 1.3 hrs in total. There was 1 Wasdale team member involved. Total man hours: 1.3

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