Callout Date: 17/07/2021
Callout Time: 5:01 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS
A woman walking near Grange in the Borrowdale valley tripped and badly damaged her kneecap. Although close to the road, the Keswick Mountain Rescue team were requested to help evacuate the woman. The team struggled through heavy traffic to reach the casualty while the ambulance staff administered pain relief. The woman was then stretchered to the waiting ambulance for further treatment at Carlisle hospital.
13 team members – 1 hour 35 mins