- 14 in 2013
- Full Callout — Other
- Broad Oak
- Other Agencies
- Cockermouth MRT, Coniston MRT, Duddon & Furness MRT, Kendal MRT
The team was called out to assist stranded motorists on the A595 in the south of our area. With the help of Cockermouth MRT we transported eleven people safety. The photos below show the exceptional conditions. Meanwhile Duddon and Furness MRT assisted by Kendal and Coniston were working from the southern end of the blocked road.
Incident started at 10:31 and ended at 16:30 making 6 hrs in total. There were 16 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at SD 11447 94527 (altitude 41 m). Total rescuer hours: 96