Incident
16 in 2021
Type
Location
Great Gable
Diagnosis

Just before 11pm we received a message from Cumbria Police about a gentleman reported to have hurt his ankle and having difficulty getting down from Great Gable. He was with his 14 year old son, his wife having gone ahead to raise the call for help.
A full team call out was initiated, however as team members were mobilising we received an update to let us know that the gentleman had made it safely down. The team were then stood down.

Incident started at 10:59 and ended at 00:14 making 13.3 hrs in total. There were 10 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 133

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