Callout Time: 1:35 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, GNAAS
A 64 year old was reported to be suffering severe chest pains and had difficulty breathing whilst walking on Catbells. Helimed 58 from GNAAS (Great North Air Ambulance Service) quickly attended and requested support from Keswick MRT. Helimed landed on the ridge of Catbells and the helicopter paramedics descended and commenced treatment. Keswick MRT made their way up to the casualty whilst the helicopter relocated to a field below the lake side road. The man was stretchered down to the helicopter and then transported to Carlisle hospital for further treatment.
19 team members – 1 hour 35 minutes