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Burnmoor Tarn – Mon 6th Jun 2016 – Callout 26 in 2016

The team was called out to help a walker who was suffering from a significant heat related illness near Burnmoor Tarn. He was assessed by team members including a doctor and the coastguard helicopter from Prestwick was called to help evacuate him to hospital.

Incident Type
Location Burnmoor Tarn
Other Agencies
Injuries

Incident started at 19:08 and ended at 23:00 making 3.9 hrs in total. There were 22 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 185 047 (253m). Total man hours: 86

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/burnmoor-tarn-mon-6th-jun-2016/