Incidents

Harter Fell – Sun 14th Feb 2010 – Alert

Call from the Police regarding a family who had set off to walk up Harter Fell. They became lost on the way down and wanted to speak to someone who knew the area and could help them find the way off. While speaking to them on their mobile they said they could see car headlights …

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Bad Step, Corridor Route – Sun 14th Feb 2010 – Callout 6 in 2010

999′ call to respond to a 46 year old male who tumble fell 30 metres down scree near the bad step on the Corridor Route, Scafell Pike and sustained lacerations to his head. 17 team members attended from Wasdale and 6 from Cockermouth MRT. He was treated on scene, put in a cervical collar and …

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Other Location – Tue 9th Feb 2010 – Alert

Telephone call from an informant at the Wasdale head Hotel. Overdue walkers who were experienced and well equipped. The team leader decided to wait until later that evening before taking action. At 9.00 p.m. a call came in from the missing persons who were located above Langstraff. The incident was passed over to the Keswick …

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Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Thu 4th Feb 2010 – Callout 5 in 2010

Mobile call from a female walker from Derbyshire who had lost the path in low cloud her walk around the area of Great End / Broad Crag. She had ascended via Grains Gill, Seathwaite. The incident was passed onto the Keswick MRT but following a request for support, Wasdale MRT and Langdale MRT were called …

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