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Dent Fell – Sat 27th Sep 2014 – Callout 49 in 2014

We were asked by Police to undertake a search of the Dent Fell area looking for a missing person. Due to the forested areas we were pleased to get help from the Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs who provided 7 handlers / dogs. One of the dog handlers bumped into a member of the public who had seen the missing person and we were then able to go to the correct location and help them off the hill. Incident closed 21:30. 15 Wasdale plus 7 search dog handlers involved.

Incident Type
Location Dent Fell
Other Agencies

Incident started at 16:22 and ended at 21:30 making 5.1 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 77

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