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Mickledore, Scafell Pike – Sat 13th Jul 2019 – Callout 27 in 2019

Team called by Police about a walker who was reported to have difficulty breathing whilst descending Scafell Pike via Mickledore. The coastguard helicopter from Prestwick was already in the area after delivering some equipment from a previous incident and was on scene quickly. The casualty was winched aboard for the journey to hospital.

Incident Type
Location Mickledore, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies
Injuries

Incident started at 15:17 and ended at 16:37 making 1.3 hrs in total. There were 12 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2102 0691. Total man hours: 16

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/mickledore-scafell-pike-sat-13th-jul-2019/