Caver dies after collapsing on Lunesdale hill

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A caver collapsed and died on a Lune Valley hill.

The 58-year-old man was walking across Casterton Fell to Top Sink in the Ease Gills system when he fell ill on Sunday, April 20.

Members of Clapham-based Cave Rescue Organisation carried the casualty to the Great North Air Ambulance helicopter after being called out 12.30pm.

He was flown to Bull Pot Farm where he was pronounced dead.