Guardia Civil helicopter involved in a mountain rescue. (Archive image.) | Guardia Civil

On Friday afternoon, around 2pm, the Mallorca Fire Brigade's mountain rescue unit went to the assistance of a 27-year old woman who was hiking with her parents in Sa Talàia, Alcudia.

She had suffered an injury to a leg. Given problems of access, the firefighters called in the Guardia Civil's helicopter, which lifted her to safety.