Scare for hikers in Anaga rural park
There was a scare for a group of hikers when they got lost in the Anaga district of Tenerife.
Members of the Tenerife Fire Insular Consortium, based in Santa Cruz, were called in at around 8.30pm to intervene in the rescue of four hikers who went astray on the circular path from Chamorga to Roque Bermejo.
The service was requested by a friend of those affected who, through the central fire department in 112, reported that the group had not appeared at the time agreed at the origin of the trail.
The troops moved to the place and located the walkers, at about 2am, and accompanied them back to the area of El Draguillo and then by car.
The GES, Local Police and Civil Protection of Santa Cruz de Tenerife were also involved in the rescue.