Woman, 79, cuts head and hands in Buttermere fall

The Westmorland Gazette: Woman, 79, cuts head and hand in Buttermere fall Woman, 79, cuts head and hand in Buttermere fall

AN ELDERLY woman who cut her head and hands after falling in the Lake District has been taken to hospital.

The 79-year-old from Wigan fell around noon while walking next to Buttermere.

A Great North Air Ambulance Service helicopter, the North West Ambulance Service and Cockermouth MRT all attended.

She was treated on scene by GNAAS crew and MRT and then taken to Whitehaven hospital with non-life threatening injuries by road crew.


Comments are closed on this article.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree