Raven Crag, Thirlmere (80)
Callout Time: 3:08 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT
After summiting Raven Crag on Thirlmere a woman slipped on the descent and heard a snap in her left ankle. She tried to hobble with support a little way but the pain was too much. Keswick MRT despatched a vehicle with other team members going direct. On arrival at the scene the woman was provided with some pain relief and her ankle splinted. She was then stretchered down to the road and from here her family transported her to hospital in Carlisle.
11 team members – 1 hour 27 minutes