A 45-year-old Danish tourist fell on Sunday afternoon at 6.20 pm from the 5th floor of a hotel in Porto Santo.
In a case with circumstances still to be determined, since the occurrence was alerted to PSP, it is certain that the fall was cushioned by an awning, which will have prevented the death of the man. In the same, the tourist presented several injuries in several zones of the body, being also the risk of having internal hemorrhages due to the strong impact. He was, however conscious and aware of what hsppened.
After being assisted by the Volunteer Firefighters of Porto Santo in the hotel, the tourist was transported to the health center, then followed to the airport to be evacuated in the airplane C295 of the Portuguese Air Force, which happened just recently – near 21 hours.
The man went was transported to c the hospital in Madeira with his wife.