Greenup Gill (74)

Callout Date: 12/08/2018

A 55 year old man injured his back after slipping on the steep rocky path next to Lining Crag. A Coastguard helicopter was on exercise in Wasdale at the time but was re-deployed, firstly to pick up two Keswick MR members from Stonethwaite to assist with the extraction of the casualty, and then on to the Cumberland Infirmary Hospital at Carlisle.

8 team members – 3 hours

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