Old man rescued from mountaintop

Saudi Gazette
Civil Defense personnel rescue teh elderly man who was trapped on a steep mountain in the Reea Bakhsh neighborhood of Makkah. — Okaz photo

  MAKKAH - The Civil Defense has rescued an old man who got trapped on a very steep mountain in the Reea Bakhsh neighborhood of Makkah. Civil Defense spokesman Maj. Saleh Al-Elayyani said the old man was panicking and rescuers had to calm him down before they could lower him to safety. He asked residents and visitors of the Grand Mosque to avoid climbing high mountains for their safety.

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