New helicopter brings man to medical help in valley

Ministerio de Gobernación, Policía y Seguridad Pública photo/Guillermo Solano Injured man reaches Hospital México

The security minister’s air wing used its new helicopter Tuesday to snatch an injured Alajuela man from a mountainous area in Parque Nacional Chirripó at San Gerardo de Pérez Zeledón,

The man, identified as Piere Van Luna, 43, suffered the injury to his back. He went directly to a helicopter pad at Hospital México.

The Servicio de Vigilancia Aérea of the ministry frequently makes such mercy flights.

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