Beckstones Gill, Powter How (6)

Callout Date: 01/02/2020
Callout Time: 1:41 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

A group was ascending Beckstones Gill on the side of Barf, when one of the the party experienced a supraventricular tachycardia attack which manifests itself as an extremely high heart rate. As a result the walker was unable to continue. By the time Keswick MRT arrived at the scene the heart rate had reduced and after a check over by the team doctor the casualty was able to walk accompanied down to the road.

24 team members – 1 hour 30 minutes




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