Great Crag, Watendlath (44)

Callout Time: 2:11 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

A 15 year old on a family walk, dislocated his knee after a trip on the descent from Dock Tarn towards Watendlath. The North West Ambulance Service tasked Keswick MRT with the call out and two vehicles were deployed. Strong analgesia was provided before the knee cap was manipulated back into place. The lad was then stretchered to an awaiting ambulance at Watendlath for transfer to hospital for further checks.

12 team members – 3 hours