Elderly female evacuated from Table Mountain

20 March 2017 | From Arrive Alive


After a busy weekend of mountain and sea rescues the Western Cape Department of Health EMS/AMS rescue helicopter just completed another rescue on Table Mountain, Platteklip Gorge.

A female in her seventies was airlifted off the mountain and handed over to the road ambulance.

Rescue crew: Captain Hans Laas External load operator Jonathan Groenewald, METRO rescuer Manfred Engelbrecht, members of WSAR, SanPark and SAPS.

Images courtesy Ayesha Allies

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