We were called by Police about a walker who had stumbled whilst walking on the path towards Black Sail Pass and sustained a lower leg injury. This was splinted by a team member before the walker was taken by stretcher to the Wasdale Head Inn and handed over to an ambulance for the journey to hospital.
Incident started at 14:13 and ended at 17:14 making 3 hrs in total. There were 16 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 182 100 (altitude 139 m). Total rescuer hours: 48