Request from Cumbria police to assist in the search for a female in her mid thirties, reported missing that morning from the Thornhill area. The team assembled ready to begin the search in fields and footpaths when the call came through from the police that the missing person’s body had been located in the River Ehen. The team were asked to recover the body. 20 team members were involved in the search. The incident was closed at 4.50 p.m.
Incident started at 12:20 and ended at 16:50 making 4.5 hrs in total. There were 20 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 90