Cumbria Police alerted the Team Leader of a gentleman with a suspected broken ankle on steep ground above the Eskdale Outward Bound centre.
The team was quickly dispatched to the scene where the patient was given pain relief, splinted and carried down by stretcher to an ambulance.
We would like to wish the gentleman a speedy recovery.
Incident started at 13:37 and ended at 18:00 making 4.4 hrs in total. There were 12 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY149009. Total rescuer hours: 53