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A 70-year-old tourist of French nationality fell this afternoon from a height of about three meters while hiking in Levada do Norte in Câmara de Lobos, along with his wife. The victim fell to a sidewalk and suspected fracture of the femoral neck.

Eight men/women of the Volunteer Firefighters of Câmara de Lobos, were sent to the area, who then proceeded to rescue the victim at around 16.30.

The man was rescued on the spot and transported on a stretcher to the ambulance. He was taken to Dr. Nélio Mendonça Hospital, where he received treatment.