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Scafell Pike – Wed 14th Oct 2009 – Callout 79 in 2009

Police call regarding a 44 yr old male from the Grantham area who had severe cramp in his legs and was unable to walk. He was on the summit of the Pike and turned out to have a medical background which gave rise to the underlying cause of the cramp. He was able to walk off himself, albeit slowly, and was escorted by team members. 12 team members involved and finished at about 7.30 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike
Injuries

Incident started at 15:58 and ended at 19:30 making 3.5 hrs in total. There were 12 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21547 07229 (972m). Total man hours: 42

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