Castle Crag (86)

Callout Date: 19/09/2021
Callout Time: 2:34 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Whilst descending the old miners track under Castle Crag a 73 year old woman slipped and sustained a lower limb break. Her husband called 999 for help and the Keswick team dispatched two vehicles to Rosthwaite and were quickly on scene. After some analgesia her lower leg was splinted and she was stretchered down to Rosthwaite to an ambulance for onward transfer to hospital in Carlisle.

13 team members – 2 hours 35 minutes

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