Incidents

Hollowstones, Scafell Pike – Tue 23rd May 2006 – Callout 18 in 2006

Call initiated via mobile phone to the police, female with an ankle injury in the Hollow Stone area. Casualty was located approximately 100m below the Woolworth Boulder on the side of the path and after initial treatment stretchered down to Bracken Close. She was taken by ambulance to the West Cumberland Hospital for further treatment. …

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Broad Crag – Wed 17th May 2006 – Callout 17 in 2006

A party of three staying in Eskdale drove to Borrowdale in order to walk up Scafell Pike. Initial callout information suggested they were lost on Scafell Pike. Incorrect GPS information revised this, suggesting they were near the plateau on Ill Crag. Actual location was near Broad Crag.First call was at 4.30 p.m. where advice was …

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