Rosthwaite (10)

Callout Time: 12:43 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Three women were walking towards Castle Crag above Rosthwaite when one slipped and twisted her knee. She was unable to continue due to the pain. A passing walker, who happened to be a nurse, kindly provided some pain relief and and strapped on a knee support. A call for assistance was made and Keswick MRT deployed a team. On arrival an assessment of the injury was made and further pain relief provided before the woman was stretchered to Rosthwaite and an awaiting ambulance.

12 team members – 2 hours 17 minutes