Tue, 16 Jan 18

Dog Region
Angus and Glen Yorks Dales
Teams Involved
Multiple Lake District Teams, and handlers from across the North of England
Number Of Other Handlers Involved
8
Other Dogs Involved

Incident Information

Date Incident Location
Tue, 16 Jan 18 Scar Lathing, Scafell
Terrain Time on Callout (Door to Door)
Mountain 3
Time of day
Day
Number of Missing Persons
1
Short report
While en route to search area (Little Narrowcove) Bill Batson + Wasdale MRT navigator heard
shouts for help from boggy ground in Scar Lathing area. Search dogs Glen and Angus deployed towards sound source when handler and navigator spotted misper lying in boggy ground.Dogs indicated at cas site as handler approached. Cas care given and SAR helicopter requested.Cas had become lost on Scafell 2 days before and had fallen while trying to find a way off. He had been out for 2 days and 2 nights when located.

 

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: Tue, 16 Jan 18

Dog Region
Bess North East
Teams Involved
Keswick, Wasdale and most of lakes teams
Number Of Other Handlers Involved
8
Other Dogs Involved
NE dogs Tess and Ben

Incident Information

Date Incident Location
Tue, 16 Jan 18 Scafell Pike Lakes
Terrain Time on Callout (Door to Door)
Mountain 7
Time of day
Day
Number of Missing Persons
1
Short report
Missper had been lost on Scafell area for 48hrs in winter conditions. Tasked to search steep ground above corridor route onto summit. Air lift in to Styhead. Stood down at Keswick base. Missper located by dog team working up from Eskdale.

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