A car going the wrong way up the motorway outside Cantoria smashed into an oncoming vehicle late last night, killing an adult and a fourteen month old baby girl from Purchena. Four vehicles in all collided. The vehicle which caused the crash was speeding the wrong way down the motorway when it hit the on-coming vehicle, which hadn’t spotted it because they had just pulled into the left hand lane to overtake a large vehicle. Continue reading Baby and adult die after hitting a car coming head-on against them→
A woman lost control of her car after hitting a puddle this midday in Aguadulce (other side of Almeria city) and managed to plough through a wall. Accidente en Aguadulce (Almería). Sin comentarios. #estápasando #aparcao pic.twitter.com/CU1Z7LawSx — Curro Verdegay (@CurroVerdegay) April 7, 2015 The 32 year old woman suffered only light injuries.
Emergency services in Spain have sparked a false alarm, saying a plane had crashed into the Atlantic after a boat was mistaken for a ditched aircraft. The announcement by the Canary Islands emergency services set off a flood of breaking news alerts of a possible disaster by Spanish and international media.
A train has just hit a lorry at a Pulpi level crossing. At least 15 people were injured, it seems. The train went into the trailer and not the cab, but both driver and passenger were taken to hospital. More photos on facebook from Huercal Overa Taxi.
A bus carrying home students from the IES ‘Valle del Almanzora’ secondary school crashed this evening as it took the children home. It seems the bus swerved into the path of an oncoming car on the AL-1100. Of the 16 kids on board, almost all of them were English (British?), according to the Guardia Civil, all aged between 14 and 16, and all children of local expat families. 8 children were rushed to hospital, although Continue reading Bus of English schoolchildren crashes in Cantoria, 8 taken to hospital→
It appears that 4 south americans in car, overtaking on the blind corner on the Los Gallardos – Garrucha road, in front on the Loma Blanca / Oasis campsite, hit an oncoming car driven by an English couple. Early reports say that the English wife died in the crash and the husband was airlifted to hospital. The 4 south Americans have been taken to hospital by ambulance. There was another crash at the beginning of the Continue reading Crash at Loma Blanca→