Incidents

Unknown Location – Sun 24th Feb 2013 – Alert

The team was contacted about three overdue walkers. Whilst the team leader made further enquires they turned up in a taxi.

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Green How, Scafell – Sat 23rd Feb 2013 – Callout 7 in 2013

The team was called out to attend a female walker who had taken a fall on hard snow on Green How, Scafell. She was suffering from a leg injury as well as from exposure. A Royal Navy Sea King from HMS Gannet lifted six team members to near the casualty site. A combined effort of …

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Skew Gill, Great End – Tue 19th Feb 2013 – Callout 6 in 2013

We were called by Police to assist a lady who, whilst walking in the Skew Gill area on Scafell Pike, slipped and slid down an ice patch resulting in a bang to the head. Both the Great North Air Ambulance and a Royal Navy Seak King helicopter attended and the lady was winched into the …

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Little Narrowcove, Scafell Pike – Sat 9th Feb 2013 – Alert

The team were contacted to assist a father and son who had become lost on their descent from Scafell Pike. The Team Leader contacted them and talked the pair down by giving directions over the phone.

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Scafell Pike – Thu 7th Feb 2013 – Alert

We were called by the Police regarding a man who was reported overdue from a walk on Scafell Pike. As we contacted the informant he rang in to say he was safe & well.

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