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Brown Tongue, Scafell Pike – Sat 16th Sep 2017 – Callout 76 in 2017

Not long after the previous job was passed to Keswick, the team leader took a call for a walker who had slipped while descending the Brown Tongue path and sustained a broken ankle. Once on scene the team Doctor administered pain relief, the casualty was packaged up and stretchered down to Brackenclose and passed to NWAS.

Incident Type
Location Brown Tongue, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies
Injuries ,

Incident started at 17:49 and ended at 21:32 making 3.7 hrs in total. There were 14 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY1984607379 (425m). Total man hours: 52

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/brown-tongue-scafell-pike-sat-16th-sep-2017/