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Hardknott Pass – Sat 5th Nov 2005 – Callout 47 in 2005

The team were called to respond to a call involving a 60 year old man who had collapsed with chest pains at Hardknott Fort, Eskdale. The man was a local farmer. When the team arrived on scene there was already an ambulance in attendance and an Air Ambulance, North West Air Ambulance from Blackpool. The team doctor assisted with casualty care before the man was airlifted to West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven. There were 15 team members in attendance and the incident was closed at around midday.

Incident Type
Location Hardknott Pass
Injuries

Incident started at 10:45 and ended at 12:00 making 1.3 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 20

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