91 in 2012
Piers Gill, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

The Team was called to assist a male in his 70’s who had fallen on steep broken ground beside Piers Ghyll. He had sustained minor injuries to the head and shoulder and a significant chest injury.
Medcial care was given at the scene by members of WMRT and he was transfered to West Cumberland Hospital by a Royal Navy Sea King Helicopter.

Incident started at 17:31 and ended at 21:35 making 4.1 hrs in total. There were 20 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21267 08357 (altitude 501 m). Total rescuer hours: 82