A 25-year-old American tourist suffered head injuries from a fall while walking on the Vereda da Ponta de São Lourenço.
A crew and the vessel SANAS103 were immediately activated to carry out a rescue mission from Cais do Sardinha, where the woman had fallen. Her injuries were immediately assessed on-site, after this, she was transported by boat to the marina of Quinta do Lorde and taken to the Machico Health Centre by the Municipal Firebrigade of Machico. After receiving immediate medical aid, she was then admitted to the Emergency Department of the Dr. Nélio Mendonça hospital.
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