High Coledale, Braithwaite (72)
Callout Time: 12:52 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT
A call came via the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) of a man who had slipped and suffered a lower leg injury on the path between the Coledale Inn and Stile End. Land Rover ‘Echo’ was able to park next to the casualty and one of the team paramedics treated what appeared to be a particularly bad ankle break. Strong pain relief was provided and attempts made to reduce the injury before the man was taken to Keswick Cottage Hospital.
17 team members – 1 hour 40 minutes