Incident No: 74
Call Out Date: 12/08/2018
Callout Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Lining Crag in Greenup Gill
Agency Involved: Kerswick MRT, Coastguard helicopter
A 55 year old man injured his back after slipping on the steep rocky path next to Lining Crag. A Coastguard helicopter was on exercise in Wasdale at the time but was re-deployed, firstly to pick up two Keswick MR members from Stonethwaite to assist with the extraction of the casualty, and then on to the Cumberland Infirmary Hospital at Carlisle.
8 team members - 3 hours