SP rescue two tourists stranded in Khorfakkan mountains

July 23, 2021 / 5:27 PM
Sharjah 24: The comprehensive Khorfakkan Police Station of the Sharjah Police succeeded in rescuing two Asian tourists in the city of Khorfakkan, after they were exposed to heat exhaustion as a result of high temperatures, while climbing a mountain in the city.
In detail, the Operations Room of the Eastern Region Police Department received a report at 10:15 a.m. this Friday, stating that two people were stuck in the mountains after they were exposed to heat exhaustion while climbing. As soon as the report was received, the police patrols at Khorfakkan Police Station and the National Ambulance moved to the site, where the policemen were able to reach the injured, and provide first aid, and transferred one of them to Khorfakkan Hospital to receive the necessary treatment as a result of severe stress.

Sharjah Police called on members of the public to take care and caution while visiting mountainous areas, and to choose the appropriate time to practice this hobby, especially due to the high temperatures at this time of the year. Police also advised people not to go too deep into remote and high places, and stressed the importance of having adequate water supply and the necessary means of communication, in order to preserve their safety, wishing safety for all.
July 23, 2021 / 5:27 PM

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