Incidents — Dent Fell

Dent Fell – Fri 15th Feb 2019 – Callout 7 in 2019

We were called by NWAS about a walker who became unwell whilst ascending Dent Fell near Cleator Moor. The walker managed to make their own way down to the car park where they were met by team members and then handed over to NWAS Paramedics.

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Dent Fell – Sat 9th Feb 2019 – Callout 6 in 2019

In the early hours of this morning the team were asked by Cumbria Police to assist with searching for a missing person in the Dent Fell area. As the team were deploying the missing person was found and we stood down.

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Dent Fell – Sun 20th Jan 2019 – Callout 3 in 2019 (limited)

The team was called to assist a small group of teenagers who had got lost on Dent fell. Using phone find technology we quickly located the group and team members escorted the group back to the road.

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Dent Fell – Sat 27th Sep 2014 – Callout 49 in 2014

We were asked by Police to undertake a search of the Dent Fell area looking for a missing person. Due to the forested areas we were pleased to get help from the Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs who provided 7 handlers / dogs. One of the dog handlers bumped into a member of the …

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Dent Fell – Wed 10th Sep 2014 – Callout 44 in 2014

The team was called out to attend a collapsed Coast to Coast walker in Uldale. We stretchered the casualty to the nearby air ambulance for evacuation to hospital.

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Dent Fell – Tue 2nd Oct 2012 – Callout 57 in 2012 (limited)

The team was contacted to assist a single female walker aged 25, on the coast-to-coast walk when she became disoriented on Dent Fell and called the police for help. She was located and assisted from the fell, cold and wet but otherwise unhurt.

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Dent Fell – Fri 20th Jul 2012 – Alert

We were contacted about a lost injured 17 year old on Dent Fell. Whilst we were gathering information they were found by a police patrol at Wath Brow.

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Dent Fell – Sun 3rd Jun 2012 – Alert

The team was contacted about an injured coast to coast walker near Nannycatch gate. Cockermouth MRT responded and we stood down.

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Dent Fell – Wed 18th Apr 2012 – Alert

We were contacted by Police regarding an 80 year old man who had gone for a walk this morning in the Dent Fell – Longlands lake area and so far failed to return. As the Police were passing the details the missing man turned up safe and well and we stood down.

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Dent Fell – Sat 28th Jan 2012 – Callout 4 in 2012

The team were called out by the police to attend a man who had collapsed in Uldale, behind Dent Fell. The casualty was air-lifted to hospital by a Sea King from RAF Boulmer.

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