At Vassacher See – woman fell while walking over embankment

Together with the main fire station in Villach, the FF Vassach had to move out to Lake Vassach on Wednesday evening. According to the incident report, a woman slipped while walking and fell over a 15 meter steep embankment.

The woman was lucky and lay right in front of the lake shore.

Rescued with a stretcher
With special equipment and specially trained personnel from the human rescue and fall protection team, the injured person was rescued over the steep slope using a grinding basket stretcher and handed over to the on-site emergency doctor.

After initial medical treatment, she was brought to the hospital with the ambulance.

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