Watendlath (57)

Callout Time: 4:28 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

A student on a Duke of Edinburgh expedition fainted on the bridleway above Watendlath. The expedition leaders called for Mountain Rescue help and a team was quickly dispatched from Keswick, with a second truck on standby for a possible stretcher carry.  On arrival the casualty was assessed and heat illness ruled out. The casualty was able to walk with assistance back to Watendlath and the waiting school minibus.

 

16 Team Members – 1 hour and 27 minutes