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An injured paraglider is airlifted to hospital after an accident in Ronda

Air ambulance. File photograph.
Air ambulance. File photograph. / 112 ANDALUCÍA
  • The incident happened at around 3.15pm this Monday and firefighters had to rescue the injured man before he was flown to hospital

A paraglider has been injured this Monday afternoon (22 February) after suffering a fall in the Malaga mountain town of Ronda, according to the Emergency 112 Andalucía emergency control centre.

The 112 emergency telephone operators received a call at around 3.15pm, asking for help for a man who had suffered a fall while paragliding.

Firefighters, paramedics and police were quickly on the scene and the injured man was airlifted by helicopter to hospital in the town. The severity of his injuries are not yet known.