High Pike

Incident Report #77 2018

77
Sat, 13th October 2018, 17:15
Male competitor in long distance fell race was reported with a head injury. Examination by team members identified hypoglycaemia. A helicopter was requested to assist but was unable to help due to the extreme weather
Man Hours: 
16 team members for 5 hours
Unique Incident ID: 
3702

Incident Report #48 2012

48
Sun, 29th July 2012, 14:26
A young lad was unable to continue after suffering an a lower leg injury. He was treated and stretchered off by the team, assisted by Kendal MRT
Man Hours: 
15 team members for 4 hours plus Kendal MRT
Unique Incident ID: 
3004

Incident Report #26 2008

26
Sun, 20th April 2008, 16:00

Sometimes you take people's word for things and other times you have reason to distrust them. A man reported his friend as having sustained a suspected fractured ankle near the summit of Fairfield. In fact just a few hundred metres south of the summit. Maybe it was that the man didn't have a map, or maybe it was the description of a location near a wall, but something made us doubtful that he knew what he was talking about. We located them just below the summit of High Pike and the injured man was treated by team members.

Man Hours: 
32.5
Unique Incident ID: 
2440

Incident Report #35 2006

35
Thu, 13th April 2006, 16:53

A man suffered knee ligament damage and was unable to continue.

Unique Incident ID: 
2229

Incident Report #66 2003

66
Wed, 3rd September 2003, 17:35

A woman slipped and sustained a fractured tibia and fibula. Her leg was splinted, and she was given pain relief and then evacuated to the valley for onward transport to hospital.

Unique Incident ID: 
1975

Incident Report #35 2002

35
Wed, 7th August 2002, 15:45

A couple became lost in mist. They were located and walked down.
 

Unique Incident ID: 
1878

Incident Report #64 1995

64
Wed, 27th September 1995, 17:07
A 50 year old man slipped and sustained a suspected ankle fracture. We splinted it and carried him down.
Unique Incident ID: 
1365

Incident Report #7 1994

7
Sat, 15th January 1994, 14:14
51 year old man slipped on frozen grass, sustaining lower leg injury. They were trying to evacuate the casualty themselves but this was taking too long. LAMRT stretchered the casualty off the fell and he was taken off to hospital.
Unique Incident ID: 
1198

Incident Report #13 1993

13
Sun, 14th March 1993, 14:40
A 26 year old blind woman being led round the Fairfield Horseshoe. collapsed, possibly as a result of a viral infection, suffering from cramps and anxiety. She was stretchered off the fell and taken to Ambleside Health Centre.
Unique Incident ID: 
1128

Incident Report #31 1992

31
Wed, 10th June 1992, 15:35
60 year old man 'tripped up' and sustained head and shoulder injuries. Usually it's the leg that goes.
Unique Incident ID: 
1062
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