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Posted - Sat 10 Oct 2015

New helicopters in action

S92 Wind GapMany Lake District teams have been working with the new Coastguard S92 helicopters. Cockermouth team was called to Wind Gap, Pillar to assist a 74 year old male with a head injury. The team located the casualty, who was being treated at the scene by a passing doctor. The casualty was loaded onto a stretcher and lowered into Windgap Cove, where he was transferred into a S92 Helicopter from Caernarfon and flown to Barrow-in-Furness hospital.

Posted - Sat 10 Oct 2015

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