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Man falls to his death in the Sierra de Callosa

Created on 27 March 2017. Posted in Elsewhere

The victim, aged 33, was out running in the mountains A man died on Saturday after falling in the Sierra de Callosa. The 33 year old from Elda had gone there for a run in the mountains. An emergency ...

Pensioners rescued from Albatera mountains

Created on 07 March 2017. Posted in Elsewhere

Man and a woman in their seventies evacuated by helicopter on two consecutive days The Provincial Fire Brigade Rescue Group rescued a 75 year old German woman on Tuesday after she fractured an ankle ...

Climber rescued after fall in the Sierra de Redován

Created on 09 January 2017. Posted in Elsewhere

Man from San Pedro hospitalised after falling 15 metres A 34 year old man from San Pedro del Pinatar fell from a height of 15 metres early on Saturday afternoon in the area of the Sierra de Redován ...

Helicopter rescue in the Sierra de Orihuela

Created on 06 December 2016. Posted in Orihuela

Mountaineer suffered an accident and broke her leg A woman was injured on Tuesday morning when she suffered an accident while climbing the Pared Negra in the Sierra de Orihuela, police sources have ...

Fire fighters refuse overtime in protest

Created on 22 November 2016. Posted in Orihuela

... lack of staff; in Orihuela on all five days the workers were all over 50 years old and the mountain rescue service was not covered. After these five days of action they met with the Provincial Council ...

Student killed climbing in Callosa

Created on 31 October 2016. Posted in Elsewhere

... was a rock slide, according to the local news website CDS Noticias. In the same accident a qualified hiking monitor suffered a seriously injured arm. Members of the Callosa Mountaineering Group and the ...

Military Emergencies Unit on manoeuvres in the Vega Baja

Created on 19 September 2016. Posted in Elsewhere

... and in Redován. In Redován they will practise mountain rescues, because of the conditions of the different rock faces that the sierra has there. These will take place in the day and at night, whatever ...

Orihuela buys a drone for rescues and emergencies

Created on 13 April 2016. Posted in Orihuela

... emergency services to use for search and rescue operations in the mountains, improve forest vigilance and many other applications. Members of the Local Police, Fire Brigade, Red Cross and Civil Protection, ...

Mountaineer rescued from Sierra de Redován

Created on 03 February 2016. Posted in Elsewhere

Young man fell and broke his shoulder Helicopter during the rescue – Redován Town Hall The emergency services rescued a man on Monday who was injured while climbing the mountain in Redován. It ...

Helicopter rescue in Orihuela mountains

Created on 23 November 2015. Posted in Orihuela

Walker got lost and fell on Sunday Emergency services successfully rescued a man on Sunday afternoon who had fallen in the Sierra de Orihuela and did not know his exact location after he had fallen ...

Man rescued from Orihuela mountain

Created on 05 February 2015. Posted in Orihuela

Wind and cold forces Cáritas to cancel Saturday's hike A man was rescued at lunchtime today who had broken the tibia and fibula bones in his leg when he was climbing the Sierra de Orihuela mountain ...

Climber killed in Orihuela

Created on 21 October 2014. Posted in Orihuela

Helicopter and rescue team called in A man died on Monday afternoon when he fell near the Pico de Águila mountain in Orihuela. It happened at about 6:30pm and required the intervention of a helicopter, ...

Mountain rescue drill in Orihuela

Created on 11 June 2014. Posted in Orihuela

Emergency services practice rescuing an injured person The emergency services recreated an evacuation scenario for a person injured in the sierra de Orihuela mountains. Local Police, Civil Protection, ...

Man rescued from Orihuela mountains

Created on 23 May 2014. Posted in Orihuela

Helicopter and fire brigade sent to his aid Fire fighters rescued a man from the Sierra de Orihuela on Thursday (May 22nd), who had twisted his ankle, the Alicante Fire Brigade told COSTA DAILY. They ...

Man dies in fall mountaineering in Redován

Created on 25 February 2014. Posted in NEWS

The accident happened on Friday and the rescue attempts went on through the night A man aged about 60 died on Friday in the Sierra de Redován when he fell while mountain climbing, confirmed the fire ...

Two lost hikers rescued from the Sierra Escalona

Created on 17 January 2014. Posted in NEWS

... Escalona, a place known for being a bird conservation area, mountainous and difficult to access. The emergency call to '112' came at about 5:30pm, and the Local Police started looking immediately with ...

Fire fighters rescue two people from the Cruz de la Muela

Created on 04 September 2013. Posted in NEWS

The operation took until 3am and one of those rescued had to be taken to hospital Two brothers had to be rescued from the Cruz de la Muela mountain in Orihuela on Monday (September 2nd) night. One ...

Take a bin bag up the mountain

Created on 13 June 2013. Posted in NEWS

... of rubbish, the Emergencies Department has set into motion a prevention and self-preservation campaign intended to clean the mountains and natural areas of the municipality as well as ensure the safety ...

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Who was the 'only man' who died on his way to hospital this year? My brother died on 16/05/2017 at ...

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