Incidents

Broad Crag Col, Scafell Pike – Mon 14th Feb 2005 – Alert

Not a callout with incident number but of general interest. Three males in their twenties, from North Yorkshire, had been onto the summit of Scafell Pike . Whilst descending, two of the three fell on steep ground having slipped on ice. One fell 15 feet and sustained a nasty gash to his face, a broken …

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Great Gable – Sat 5th Feb 2005 – Callout 2 in 2005

Call to the team leader from the police to respond to an injured walker who had taken a tumble fall on Great Gable. The 70 year old male walker had fallen whilst descending towards the Wasdale side and fell approximately 300 feet down the steep scree slope of Little Hellgate. The team tried to resuscitate …

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