On May 1st, the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team was called to assist the Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team in rescuing a casualty with a lower leg injury. The team quickly responded to the call and made their way to the location of the casualty, which was near Sty Head. The rescue mission was challenging due to the long distance that the team had to carry the injured person, but they made it easier by using a stretcher wheel.
Despite the difficult terrain and adverse weather conditions, the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team successfully carried out the rescue mission and safely transported the casualty to a hospital for treatment. The quick and efficient response of the team was crucial in ensuring that the injured person received the medical attention they needed in a timely manner.
The Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team is made up of unpaid volunteers who are on standby 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As a charity, they rely on donations to provide their invaluable services to the community. They cover an area of approximately 655km² and are always ready to respond to emergencies in the Lake District.
If you would like to support the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team and their selfless work, please consider making a donation by clicking the ‘Donate’ button on their Facebook page. All donations go directly to the team and are greatly appreciated.
In conclusion, the successful rescue mission carried out by the Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team is a testament to their dedication, expertise, and commitment to serving their community. Their heroic efforts should not go unnoticed, and we should all be grateful for their selfless service.
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