Man dies after fall from rocks
There was drama on a popular beach in Candelaria when the emergency services were called in to help a man who had fallen from rocks.
The 112 centre was alerted to the incident just after 5pm at Playa Samarines. It was reported that a man had fallen from rocks and appeared to be in cardiac arrest. Firefighters attended, together with medics, the local police and Civil Guard.
Doctors verified that the 67-year-old man was in cardiorespiratory arrest and underwent cardiopulmonary resuscitation but without success. He was declared dead at the scene.