Incidents — Stood Down

Scafell Pike – Mon 24th Oct 2011 – Alert

The team was contact by Cumbria Police at 06:17 for a group of two who were reported overdue from their attempt at the 3 Peaks Challenge on Scafell Pike. The pair were dropped of near to the Wasdale head at around 23:18 on the 23/10/2011 and set out to do a “difficult route” up Scafell …

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Stanley Ghyll, Eskdale – Sun 23rd Oct 2011 – Callout 65 in 2011

The team were called out to attend a 42 year old female walker with a suspected back injury sustained whilst in the Stanley Ghyll area of Eskdale.   The alarm had been raised by a passing walker.  Whilst the team were mobilising further information came through that the they were able to make their own way to hospital and …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 11th Sep 2011 – Callout 55 in 2011

We were contacted by police regarding a party that had separated on Scafell Pike. A group of 4 including a dad and his teenage daughter were climbing Scafell Pike together. The daughter and her friend decided to wait at Hollowstones whilst dad went to the summit. Unfortunately he lost the path on the way back …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-27/

Muncaster Castle – Sat 23rd Jul 2011 – Alert

Called out by North West Ambulance service to assist their crew with an injured tourist who had stumbled at Muncaster castle and sustained a head injury. Whilst the team leader was gathering details a further call came in to advise that assistance was no longer required and the team was stood down.

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