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Eskdale – Thu 26th Oct 2017 – Callout 94 in 2017

The team was called out this afternoon to assist an elderly gentleman above Christcliff, Eskdale whilst descending from Eel tarn he’d slipped and fallen a couple of times and tried to make his way down but called for help when the ground became difficult.
Once on scene he was assessed by a couple of Casualty Carers (our medical qualification) then with assistance he was walked down to the team vehicle and along with his wife given a back to his accommodation.

Incident Type
Location Eskdale

Incident started at 16:04 and ended at 18:43 making 2.7 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY186013 (109m). Total man hours: 41

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/eskdale-thu-26th-oct-2017/