IT was firefighters to the rescue when a climber fell and injured himself in the so-called Silicona way in Bunyola’s Sa Gubia mountains on Sunday.
The Mallorca firefighting service reported on social media that its mountain rescue team went to the 21-year old’s assistance after a callout from the 112 emergency service.
The young sportsman had the accident on the last leg of his climb, suffering a possible broken ankle. The team had to stretcher him down and get him to a medical centre.
Also taking part in the rescue effort were Bunyola local police and Civil Protection, Guardia Civil and SAMU 061 health emergency personnel.