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Walker trips, injuring her head

Grisedale
Grid reference: NY 36976 15266
04/07/2011
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by the police to assist a 52yr old woman from Carlisle, who had tripped while out for a walk in Grisedale.

The woman was walking with friends when she tripped, injuring her head on a rock. The woman was treated at the scene by the team and stretchered off the fell to the Cumbria Air Ambulance that had landed in a nearby field. The Air Ambulance then flew her to Cumberland Infirmary Carlisle for further treatment. Twenty members of the team attended the incident.