Cliff accident

An English tourist sustained a fractured leg after falling from a cliff on Tuesday.

The accident occurred at Praia do Vau, near Portimão, and the woman, who is 57 but has not been named by the authorities, was taken to Barlavento Hospital by emergency services.

A spokesman from Barlavento Hospital told the Algarve Resident: “She is currently being treated in our orthopaedic unit.”