The team were called to respond to a ‘999’ call and rescue a local male hunt follower who had collapsed whilst following the local hunt, high on the fells above Mitredale. When the team arrived on scene, his fellow colleagues had been trying hard for some time to revive him but had been unsuccessful. The man, who was in his early 40’s, was carefully carried back down to the valley bottom and the waiting vehicles. The incident was closed at 1700 hrs.
Incident started at 13:37 and ended at 17:00 making 3.4 hrs in total.