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Blengdale – Tue 15th Sep 2009 – Callout 72 in 2009

Paged by the police for a collapsed male at Windsor Farm in Wasdale. Informant at Windsor Farm reported her 69 yr old husband as having collapsed at the head of Blengdale, near the foot of Rossy Gill, below Seatallan. Team requested air support from RN Gannet and casualty was airlifted to Whitehaven hospital where it was confirmed that he had had a heart attack. 14 team members were involved in the rescue which finished around 9.45 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Blengdale
Other Agencies
Injuries

Incident started at 18:40 and ended at 21:45 making 3.1 hrs in total. There were 14 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 13590 09502 (288m). Total man hours: 43

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