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Mountaineer rescued from La Maroma

Track leading up to La Maroma.
Track leading up to La Maroma. / Francis Silva
  • The mountaineer, who had disappeared from his group and fallen, was taken by helicopter to the traumatology hospital in Granada

A 42-year-old mountaineer, who had gone missing from his group, was rescued from the Axarquía's La Maroma mountain on Monday morning after the group alerted emergency services at around 8.40pm on Sunday.

Once located, the man, who had disappeared and fallen, was taken by helicopter to the traumatology hospital in Granada where he was treated for concussion.