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Four walkers have been rescued after being stuck overnight on a Lake District mountain amid strong winds and heavy rain.
The four were lost on the fell for nearly 24 hours before being found by mountain rescue volunteers this morning.
It comes as much of the region is battered by bad weather, Hannah McNulty reports from the base of Scafell.
Four people have been rescued after becoming stuck overnight on a lake District mountain in strong winds and heavy rain.
The group have been taken to safety, Hannah McNulty is at the base of Scafell with the latest:
Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team have located four people trapped on Scafell overnight.
They were located in the Slight Side area of the mountain, which is England's highest peak.
Volunteers are now working to bring them off the fell.
Wasdale Mountain Rescue team are in the process of rescuing four people who've been trapped on fells overnight in heavy rain and strong winds.
More to follow.