105 in 2009
Hollowstones, Scafell Pike
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Paged by the police for a 63 year old female walker with a fractured wrist above Hollowstones on Scafell Pike. A Keswick MRT member was already on scene. The casualty was given analgesia by the team doctor and stretchered back down the valley to a road ambulance and taken to Whitehaven Hospital. 17 team members were in attendance and the incident closed at around 8.00 p.m.

Incident started at 16:15 and ended at 20:00 making 3.8 hrs in total. There were 17 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 20835 07599 (altitude 722 m). Total rescuer hours: 65