A GERMAN with a serious health problem, on a hiking trip in La Palma, was rescued on Wednesday by a helicopter crew.
A call was made at around 1.20pm to the Canarian Emergency Services, requesting assistance for the 60-year-old.
When the ambulance crew finally reached the man they assessed his situation, in the deep Las Augustias ravine in El Pas, and decided a helicopter rescue was inevitable.
The man was eventually lifted out and transferred to the nearest hospital for treatment.
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