A fishing vessel from Câmara de Lobos ran aground between Porto Moniz and Ponta do Pargo.
The distress alert was received at 04:17, after the vessel ran aground on the coast of Tristao Point. The five-person crew was safely located but in an area of difficult access. A team of Sanas, together with the captaincy of the port of Funchal, rescued one of the crew that presented the greatest need of medical care, and the rest of the crew went on foot to the viewpoint of Ponta do Calhau where volunteer firefighters São Vicente and Porto Moniz.
At this moment, the damage assessment of the vessel is underway.