Mountain rescue teams called out to several incidents over the weekend

Mountain rescue teams have been busy over the weekend with several incidents in the Lake District.

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Walker found dead following search

A woman has been found dead after going missing from a party of walkers by the Overbeck river gorge near Wastwater in west Cumbria.

Wasdale Mountain Rescue team say it was called to assist the Police on Friday 24th October. The woman was found in a pool below the main waterfall.

A Royal Navy Seaking helicopter which was training in the area helped remove the woman's body from the area.

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