38 in 2003
Beck Head, Great Gable
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Call from the police to rescue a 10 year old boy who had fallen at Beck Head, Great Gable. Due to the nature of the suspected injury a helicopter was called in from RAF Boulmer. The helicopter arrived on scene jus as the advance team members arrived. He was treated on the ground and airlifted to Whitehaven Hospital. His walking group were escorted off the fell by team members.

Incident started at 12:42.