91 in 2017
Lingcove Bridge, Upper Eskdale

A walker sustained an ankle injury whilst walking near Lingcove Bridge in Eskdale. The injury was assessed by the Team Doctor before being splinted and then they were taken by stretcher to the waiting ambulance.

Incident started at 16:37 and ended at 20:37 making 4 hrs in total. There were 14 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2277 0365 (altitude 223 m). Total rescuer hours: 56