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Beck Head, Great Gable – Mon 25th Aug 2003 – Callout 37 in 2003

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 Type
Location Beck Head, Great Gable
Other Agencies

Incident started at 12:42.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/2003-rescue-43/