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Low cloud leads to five hour rescue operation
12:03pm Friday 13th September 2013 in News
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team was called to assist two walkers from Rochdale who had become separated in low cloud on Loadpot Hill.
The rescue operation that began at 5pm on September 12 took a total of five hours and nine team members to recover the walkers.
One walker was located by team members ascending to Loadpot Hill and the second walker was located near to the summit by one of the team's two search dogs.
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