Man sustains head, leg and arm injuries after being pulled over by his dog

Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team was called to a 63 year old male walker near the boathouse on Crummock Lakeshore. The man had been pulled off his feet by his dog and fallen down a banking, sustaining injuries to his leg, arm, and head. He was treated by team members at the scene and transferred by Team Land Rover to the waiting ambulance at Lanthwaite Woods car park. He was then taken to West Cumberland Hospital for further treatment.

15 team members attended.