Cyclist fall at Mountain Bike Race
A 31-year-old man was injured after falling while taking part in a mountain bike race in the port of Garrucha in Murcia.
The Emergency Coordination Centre 112 Region of Murcia received a call at 11.43 am in Sunday to report the incident.
Given the rugged terrain, evacuation had to be carried out by air. A helicopter and rescue firefighters went to the site and transferred the wounded to the heliport of the General University Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca.
From there he was transferred by ambulance to the Hospital Mesa del Castillo to be treated for a hip fracture.