The mans wife had walked off from the scene to try to get help

A 59 year old man from Madrid had to be rescued after falling and losing consciousness while walking along the Chillar river near Nerja.
Emergency services were alerted at aroung 16.30 today and went to the area known as Cuesta de los Galgos where they discoverd the man
The main regained consciousness and was taken to a local health centre for treatment
After they had located the man they then had to search for his wife who had walked off to try to get a signal on her mobile to get help.

jmackie@costadelsol.st