Unknown Location – Sun 30th Jul 2000

One of the Deputy Team Leaders was called shortly before 1900 hrs. regarding a report of a 52 year old man from Dunblain, who had collapsed part way up Harter Fell, Eskdale. The man’s son had raised the alarm, having run down to the nearest farm to summon assistance. 16 members of the team attended the incident and also requested the help of an RAF helicopter. The casualty was transferred by helicopter to the West Cumberland Hospital for further diagnosis and treatment. All members were back at base and Mill Forge closed by around 2200 hrs.

Incident Type
Location Unknown Location

Incident started at 19:00.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/incident-36-in-2000/

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