- 56 in 2021
- Full Callout — Injured & Medical
- Scafell Pike
- Sunny, Warm
- Ankle Injury
We were alerted by Cumbria Police about a walker who had sustained an ankle injury on Scafell Pike. A Wasdale MRT Team Leader had come across the casualty on their descent.
The casualty was treated at the scene and stretchered down to Brackenclose to be taken to hospital by ambulance.
We hope the casualty has a speedy recovery.
Incident started at 13:04 and ended at 19:56 making 6.9 hrs in total. There were 18 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 211075. Total rescuer hours: 124