The emergency services in Motril had to rescue a worker who had fallen two metres into a rambla.
The emergency, call centre 112 received a call at 09.30h this morning. The 53-year-old man, who was working in the area, had fallen into the concrete-walled rambla and fractured his leg.
The incident took place along the Rambla Los Alamos, near the kilometro uno, opposite the Shell gasolinera.
The Policía Local, Policía Nacional and an ambulance were despatched to the scene and the victim once lifted out of the rambla was taken to Hospital Santa Ana.
A police report was also submitted to the Inspección de Trabajo, as is the case in all work-related accidents.
(News: Motril, Costa Tropical, Granada, Andalucia)