The victim was initially rescued by a relative and had several abrasions on the body.
Following the alert given at 8.25 pm by the Lisbon Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC Lisbon), elements of the Local Command of the Maritime Police of Olhão and the Lifeguard Station of Olhão were activated.
He was assisted by INEM on land and transported to a hospital unit.
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