Two hikers have been rescued by helicopter in Tenerife, after becomming lost in the Barranco de Los Cochinos in Los Silos.
The two women – aged 30 and 50 – were located after becoming disorientated whilst walking through the barranco. One of the pair then suffered a mild injury and panic attack.
Emergency services were scrambled to the scene shortly after 6pm yesterday evening, with a rescue helicopter lifting the pair to the heliport in La Guancha in the north of the island where they received medical treatment.
Source : English Radio News