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Mickledore, Scafell Pike – Tue 19th Apr 2011 – Callout 14 in 2011

The team were called out to assist a woman with a broken leg very close to the stretcher box at Mickledore. The air ambulance attended and lifted four team members including team doctors to the accident site. However, more manpower was needed to lift the casualty the short distance to the helicopter and further team members arrived on foot to assist. The casualty was flown to Barrow.

Incident Type
Location Mickledore, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies
Injuries

Incident started at 15:34 and ended at 18:45 making 3.2 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21040 06915 (835m). Total man hours: 48

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/mickledore-scafell-pike/