Safety measures at Samaria Gorge examined
Posted by Greeka.com on 17 Sep 2006
Following the injuries sustained by a 14 year-old boy, who is recovering in the hospital, from falling rocks in
The unnamed Austrian teenager’s health is improving after being struck on the head by a falling rock doctors in Chania confirmed. Surgeons who operated upon the boy said he was not out of danger yet. This incident follows the accident in which a Frenchman was fatally hit by falling rocks at the same spot in
The head of the forestry services, responsible for the management and maintenance of the national park in southwest
Authorities would attempt to divert tourists from areas of the gorge were falling rocks have been reported said Vassilis Kassotakis. Also, the forestry service is looking into the option of distributing hard hats to visitors for additional safety.