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Wasdale – Sun 11th Oct 2009 – Callout 77 in 2009

Call from Police requesting assistance to search Wastwater for a missing diver. The team used their rescue boat and conducted lake shore searches of the area but nothing was found. The team stood down once the Police diving unit (from Lancashire) arrived at about 3.45 p.m. 11 team members were involved involved. The body of the diver was recovered from the lake at around midnight but the team was not involved.

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Location Wasdale
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Incident started at 11:46 and ended at 15:45 making 4 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 15410 05435 (64m). Total man hours: 44

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