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Lingmell Beck – Sat 9th Sep 2017 – Callout 74 in 2017

Team called this afternoon for a walker who had injured their leg when it got trapped between rocks whilst on the ‘Old Styhead Path’ just beyond the intake wall. The injury was assessed on scene by the team doctor, splinted then the walker was carried to the ambulance at Burnthwaite. The wheel underneath the stretcher proved its worth once again.


Incident Type
Location Lingmell Beck
Other Agencies

Incident started at 13:45 and ended at 16:57 making 3.2 hrs in total. There were 16 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 21110 09240 (227m). Total man hours: 51

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/sat-9th-sep-2017/