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Lingmell Col, Scafell Pike – Sun 25th May 2014 – Callout 19 in 2014

We were called by Police about a walker who had a lower leg injury sustained whilst descending from Scafell Pike towards Lingmell Col. The Great North air ambulance arrived first and provided medical treatment for the injured man before helping to ferry team members up to the scene to assist with carrying him to the aircraft.
Incident closed 21:00, 17 team members involved.

Incident Type
Location Lingmell Col, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 17:45 and ended at 21:00 making 3.3 hrs in total. There were 17 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2103 0771 (758m). Total man hours: 56

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/lingmell-col-scafell-pike-sun-25th-may-2014/