Incidents — Blengdale

Blengdale – Mon 23rd Jan 2017 – Callout 4 in 2017 (limited)

The team was asked to search Blengdale for a missing person and their vehicle. A limited callout searched the requested area.

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Blengdale – Tue 15th Sep 2009 – Callout 72 in 2009

Paged by the police for a collapsed male at Windsor Farm in Wasdale. Informant at Windsor Farm reported her 69 yr old husband as having collapsed at the head of Blengdale, near the foot of Rossy Gill, below Seatallan. Team requested air support from RN Gannet and casualty was airlifted to Whitehaven hospital where it …

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Blengdale – Tue 11th Sep 2007 – Callout 51 in 2007

Police paged the team to search for a missing 60yr old male walker from Wirral in Cheshire who was up on holiday and failed to return to his accommodation. He was walking in the area between Seatallan and Middle Fell. 12 Wasdale MRT plus 4 SARDA search dogs were involved in the search – he …

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Blengdale – Tue 26th Oct 2004 – Callout 43 in 2004

The team were asked by the police to recover a body from the fell near Skalderskew Farm, Blengdale. The man in his late thirties collapsed and died. 12 team members attended and recovered the body to the roadside.

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