ERRC assist in rescue of climber at Mgarr ix-Xini cliffs
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Emergency Response and Rescue Corps members were this today called to assist the Armed Forces of Malta during the rescue of a person at Mgarr ix-Xini cliffs.
The ERRC sent an ambulance, two rescue vehicles, as well as its search drone. IT said that its volunteers, members of the AFM and Police have all been trained by the ERRC in the use of drones in this type of operation.
The Civil Protection Department were also on site to assist.
The Gozitan man – a climber, was airlifted out of the valley, after he found himself in difficulty and unable to climb back up. It is understood that he did not suffer any serious injuries.