Knee injury Scandale Pass
August 18, 2021
August 17, 2021 4pm
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team was called out on Tuesday 17/08/21 at around 1600. The report was of a young casualty who was doing his DoE with his school.
The casualty had sustained a knee injury and was unable to continue. He was located at the top of Scandale Pass. His knee was stabilised using a vacuum splint and he was then evacuated to the road on a stretcher and taken back to his accommodation in Patterdale.
15 team members attended and the rescue lasted 3hrs.