Seathwaite, Borrowdale (28)

Callout Date: 28/04/2019
Callout Time: 6:18 am
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

A 23 year woman tripped and fell into a beck during the night in Seathwaite campsite sustaining a possible lower leg fracture. Unable to alert her friends immediately, she quickly became cold and wet. Due to the possible delay in ambulance support, the team sent out two vehicles and were quickly on scene. She was warmed, splinted and given pain relief and then handed over to the ambulance crew for transfer to hospital.

13 team members – 1 hour 31 minutes

Grains Ghyll, Seathwaite (27)
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