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Broad Stand, Scafell – Thu 5th Jul 2018 – Callout 33 in 2018

The team was called to assist a walker who had taken a fall on the scree under Scafell East Buttress. With the help of Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team, North West Air Ambulance from Blackpool and Rescue 199 from Prestwick the casualty was packaged and winched for transport to Hospital. Many thanks to R199 for lifting team members to the scene.

Incident Type
Location Broad Stand, Scafell
Other Agencies , ,
Injuries

Incident started at 08:11 and ended at 12:37 making 4.4 hrs in total. There were 14 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY2178007376. Total man hours: 62

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