Rescue services were contacted yesterday evening after a tourist broke his foot on the hike to Hengifoss in Fljótsdalur.
Members of the rescue service. The photo is unrelated to the story. Photo by BB.
At the time of reporting, it was not clear exactly what happened but six members of the rescue service were immediately sent to the site, ruv.is reports.
More rescue workers were on their way yesterday evening in order to assist with carrying the individual down the steep terrain.