Hiker killed in Crete


A man has died after apparently falling during a hike at Aghia Roumeli, in the Sfakia region of southeast Crete.

Rescuers found the body of the man, who is reportedly of Greek-German origin, hanging from a tree on a cliff.

Eleven people took part in the operation.

No more details were known about the accident or the exact cause of death at the time of publication.