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Lowther Forest – Sun 1st Jul 2018 – Callout 32 in 2018

We were called by Police about a walk who’d injured their ankle whilst descending the steep bank at the back of Dent on the first section of the Coast to Coast route. They managed to hobble a bit further and then stopped, fortunately for us right by a forest track. The limb was assessed on scene and then the casualty was taken to hospital in a team vehicle.

Incident Type
Location Lowther Forest
Injuries

Incident started at 17:14 and ended at 20:00 making 2.8 hrs in total. There were 17 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 049 124 (140m). Total man hours: 48

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/lowther-forest-sun-1st-jul-2018/