Keswick Mountain Rescue Team | Sty Head (62)
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Sty Head (62)

Incident No: 62

Call Out Date: 25/07/2018

Callout Time: 4:50 pm

Location: Sty Head Stretcher Box

Agency Involved: Keswick MRT

Incident Details:

The Wasdale team had been informed of a 62 year old lady who had fallen near Sty Head stretcher box and had suffered a possible broken wrist and injured knee. Wasdale passed it on to Keswick as the lady was descending back towards Borrowdale. A Landrover and 5 team members left base and made their way up valley followed by a further 6 members in a Sprinter. A team paramedic was first on scene and along with the first team assisted the lady back down to Borrowdale where she was able to make her way to hospital with the assistance of friends.
17 team members - 2 hours 32 minutes