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Kirkfell Nose, Kirkfell – Mon 20th Jul 2015 – Callout 32 in 2015

The team was called out for a walker who had tumbled on the steep descent from Kirkfell down to Wasdale and damaged his ribs. He was treated by team doctors before being taken by stretcher down to the valley.

A short video clip of the stretcher run this afternoon.

Posted by Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team on Monday, 20 July 2015

Incident Type
Location Kirkfell Nose, Kirkfell
Injuries

Incident started at 14:42 and ended at 19:00 making 4.3 hrs in total. There were 25 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 1900 0971 (429m). Total man hours: 108

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/kirkfell-nose-kirkfell-mon-20th-jul-2015/