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Hollowstones, Scafell Pike – Fri 18th Sep 2009 – Callout 73 in 2009

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 Type
Location Hollowstones, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

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 (722m). Total man hours: 65

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