Call from the Police. A Duke of Edinburgh group of around 8 were descending from Styhead into Wasdale. A 17yr year old female in their party feinted and could not walk further. She was stretchered back down to Wasdale head and taken by Ambulance to West Cumberland Hospital. 16 team members attended and incident closed at around 10.30 p.m.
Incident started at 19:49 and ended at 22:30 making 2.7 hrs in total. There were 16 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 20665 09430 (altitude 235 m). Total rescuer hours: 43