A Resident Gets Air-Lifted To Hospital After A Hiking Accident In Sharjah

Farah Makhlouf
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Hiking or visiting the mountainous areas in the UAE can result in a wonderful experience but it’s important to be cautious. The National Search and Rescue Center uploaded a rescue mission that was conducted on February 13, 2022.

A Lebanese man fell and injured his leg while on a hike in Sharjah’s Wadi Al Helo

The Police in Kalba was alerted and together with the National Search and Rescue Center, they sent a helicopter to fly him to a Kalba Hospital of Lamara Sharjah


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The officers reported his injuries were sustained while hiking the mountains of Wadi Al Helo, 28km southwest of Kalba.

The National Search and Rescue Centre brought a helicopter to quickly rush the man to the hospital.

Although the weather is improving and more people want to hike, it’s important that it be done with caution.


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