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Scafell Pike – Tue 23rd Apr 2013 – Callout 18 in 2013

As the first incident was coming to an end a second call came in. Initially the location or nature of the incident was unclear but developed into a report of a male who was struggling to make his way down off Scafell Pike and had fallen over a number of times. He was quickly found by team members already on the fell followed by a wait for the rest of the team to come up the fell with the stretcher. He was taken back down to the valley on the stretcher and then able to make his way home with his companion. 21 team members involved.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike
Injuries

Incident started at 17:20 and ended at 21:15 making 3.9 hrs in total. There were 21 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2082 0764 (707m). Total man hours: 82

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-tue-23rd-apr-2013/