Yearly Archives: 2018

2018 Incident #5: 16th January 12:00 – Gummer’s How

2018 Incident #5: 16th January 12:00 – Gummer’s How

Team called by NWAS; a walker had taken a fall at the steps on Gummer’s How and received a painful back injury. Casualty was stabilised and treated by paramedics on scene and Kendal team casualty carers. We requested assistance from Duddon and Furness MRT to enable us to keep the carry off as smooth as possible.

2018 Incident #2: 11th January 13:40 – Kirkby Lonsdale

2018 Incident #2: 11th January 13:40 – Kirkby Lonsdale

Team called by NWAS to what turned out to be a multi agency response in Kirkby Lonsdale. A member of the public had fallen down a steep bank in woodland adjacent to the river Lune. We arrived just as the FRS were successfully bringing the casualty up the banking and we remained on scene to… Continue Reading

31st December 2017 15:20 – A Final Callout for the Year

31st December 2017 15:20 – A Final Callout for the Year

Team called by Cumbria Police: a walker had taken a slip and received a lower leg injury whilst trekking on Wray Crag, Kentmere. Team vehicles were able to get close to the cas site via Stile end. The casualty was treated and stretchered down to the team’s Landrover, then was transported to an awaiting NWAS… Continue Reading

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