Cyclist rescued in Upper Rock
A German tourist who was cycling in the Upper Rock on Saturday afternoon was rescued after he lost control and fell off his bike and landed into a tree.
The Royal Gibraltar Police received a call from a member of the public shortly after 2pm.
âApproximately ten minutes later RGP, Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service and the Ambulance Service arrived at location close to the Apes Den,â a spokesman for the RGP said.
âWitnesses stated that a German tourist appeared to have lost control of his bicycle before landing in the tree.â
The man was rescued and taken to St Bernardâs Hospital to be checked for injuries.
The cyclist was said to be âshaken but has no serious injuriesâ, the RGP spokesman added.