Incident Reports

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Mon, 18th March 2019, 11:36
A female suffered a head injury in a fall. She was treated and walked off
Sun, 17th March 2019, 12:15
A walker sustained a knee injury when he slipped on wet ground. He was treated by team members and evacuated
Sat, 16th March 2019, 18:50
We were involved in a lengthy operation to assist a despondent male on Great Rigg. With assistance from Kendal and Patterdale MRTs and a Coastguard helicopter, he was recovered to Carlisle Infirmary
Fri, 15th March 2019, 12:46
We investigated reports of a whistle being blown repeatedly. Nothing was found. False alarm with good intent
Sun, 10th March 2019, 11:38
We were requested by Patterdale MRT to assist with a multi-vehicle RTC on Kirkstone Pass in snowy conditions. We evacuated 23 elderly people from a coach stranded by the road closure Many thanks to The Queen's Head hotel at Troutbeck for acting as a reception centre while alternative transport was organised for them
Sat, 9th March 2019, 13:51
Two men became cragfast at the top of the first pitch of Crescent Climb. In a lengthy operation, they were recovered to flatter ground
Thu, 7th March 2019, 14:56
One of a party of two sustained a suspected fractured ankle when she slipped on wet ground. Having been located via SARLOC, she was treated by team members and evacuated by stretcher
Sun, 3rd March 2019, 22:28
Two young men camped out but we're battered by a storm and couldn't get down next day. They tried to sit out the storm but it knocked their tent down. We were called to recover them having located the using SARLOC
Sun, 24th February 2019, 10:38
We were requested to attend a cyclist who had come off his bike on Wrynose Pass. The location was uncertain, so our attendance was precautionary due to potential access difficulties. Two team members arrived on scene to find the man being assisted by a passing doctor. We assisted with continued care while an ambulance arrived along with two further team members. The man was immobilized and moved to the ambulance for ongoing treatment and transport
Sat, 23rd February 2019, 17:44
Two people became benighted as it went dark and they couldn't locate the way off. We located them using SARLOC and then assisted them back to Three Shires Stone
Sat, 9th February 2019, 03:21
An early start to assist police in searching for a despondent male who had reported himself as taking an overdose. He was located by team members, his condition stabilised and he was transferred to an ambulance. Storm Erik made for challenging conditions
Fri, 8th February 2019, 19:35
An elderly male was reported overdue from a low-level walk. The team was assembling to look for him when he turned up, unharmed
Sat, 26th January 2019, 14:50
RAF Leeming MRT encountered a man who was lost on Fairfield summit. With team members committed to two other rescues, they assisted us by escorting the man down
Sat, 26th January 2019, 12:40
A man sustained a suspected lower leg fracture on very wet ground on Loughrigg. He was treated and evacuated by team members
Sat, 26th January 2019, 11:53
A woman sustained a suspected lower leg fracture when she slipped on very steep, rocky ground. She was treated by team members and evacuated by team members
Thu, 24th January 2019, 13:30
Male with leg injury in Scandale. Evacuated by team vehicle
Thu, 24th January 2019, 12:20
Male with mental health issues reported in need of help
Sat, 19th January 2019, 15:10
A couple attempted to cross Wrynose Pass in heavy snow and ice conditions. They didn't get too far and a number of medical conditions meant that they needed recovering from the vehicle
Thu, 17th January 2019, 12:42
A woman tumbled and sustained injuries to her neck and shoulder. She was treated by air ambulance paramedics and team members and evacuated to hospital by helicopter. With team members previously committed to an incident in Windermere, we were assisted by Coniston MRT
Thu, 17th January 2019, 11:57
A woman slipped and sustained an ankle fracture. She was treated by team members and evacuated
Sat, 12th January 2019, 12:57
A man sustained an ankle injury when he slipped. He was treated by team members and evacuated by stretcher before being taken to hospital by his friend
Thu, 3rd January 2019, 15:59
A woman sustained a lower leg injury. She was treated by team members and evacuated by stretcher
Wed, 2nd January 2019, 14:56
A woman slipped near the summit of Wansfell and sustained an ankle injury. She was treated by team members and evacuated by stretcher
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