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Scafell Pike – Tue 26th Jun 2001 – Callout 7 in 2001 (limited)

Call from Workington Police. Two more men, reported missing by the wife of one of them, from Brampton. They had spoken to her by mobile phone at 1500 hrs. to say they were on the summit of Scafell Pike. At 1700 hrs. they had a further conversation to say they were on their way home but they had not turned up. Their vehicle was reported to be parked at Wasdale Head. We asked one of our team members based at Wasdale Head to look for the car and he confirmed it was still on the Green. He left a note on it asking them to call in if they got back and at 2100 hrs. they did so. We informed the Police and no further action was required.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 20:25 and ended at 21:00 making 0.6 hrs in total.

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