Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team responded to a call from a solo male walker who used his mobile phone to report himself unable to continue because of exhaustion. After being assessed by the team doctor the walker was carried off the fell and taken to West Cumberland Hospital for further tests. 23 team members involved. The incident was closed at 10.30 p.m.
Incident started at 18:50 and ended at 22:30 making 3.7 hrs in total. There were 23 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 85