Close shave for Pakistani as he treks down a hill

AL AIN — A Pakistani man narrowly escaped death when he fell down the Al Naqfa Hill located in Al Sarouj here in Al Ain.

By Lana Mahdi

Published: Sun 29 Apr 2007, 8:56 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 1:45 AM

A source from the Ambulance and Rescue Unit in Al Ain said the 25-year-old adventurer's feet slipped when he tried to trek down the hill. He stepped on a slippery rock and fell.

Sources said he would have avoided the accident if he had chosed the paved path.

He was admitted to the Al Ain Government Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

Al Naqfa Hill is one of the famous tourist destinations in Al Ain.

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