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Transport (inc Motoring) news & information for Costa Azahar

AP-7 shut and two passengers critical in crash between lorry and coach in Benicàssim
Transport Sat, Sep 24, 2016

AP-7 shut and two passengers critical in crash between...

A CRASH between a lorry and a coach on the AP-7 motorway near Benicàssim (Castellón province) has left two passengers fighting for their lives in hospital. Another 10 sustained minor wounds, mostly cuts and bruises,...

Volkswagen emissions fraud uncovered by engineer from Castellón
Transport Fri, Sep 25, 2015

Volkswagen emissions fraud uncovered by engineer from...

AN EX-STUDENT of Castellón University was one of the investigators who uncovered the Volkswagen emissions data rigging scam. Vicente Franco, industrial engineer with a PhD from the Jaume I University (UJI) in the...

'Kamikaze' driver travels 23 kilometres in the wrong lane of the motorway
Transport Wed, Feb 6, 2013

'Kamikaze' driver travels 23 kilometres in the...

THE second 'kamikaze' driver in the space of a week has been arrested in the Comunidad Valenciana after travelling for 23 kilometres in the wrong direction down the A-7. Police received around 15 calls in as...

Policemen who lost bonus for 'not fining enough drivers' win court case
Transport Sun, Apr 29, 2012

Policemen who lost bonus for 'not fining enough...

TWO Guardia Civil officers from Benicarló (Castellón) who lost their monthly productivity bonus because they only handed out half as many motoring fines as their colleagues have won their case after a magistrate...

Castellón airport farce continues
Transport Wed, Feb 15, 2012

Castellón airport farce continues

The main landing strip at the controversial regional airport in Castellón - which was inaugurated in April last year, but still hasn't seen a single aircraft land or take off - is soon to be ripped up after it...

Man trapped in car for 18 hours calling for help
Transport Fri, Aug 27, 2010

Man trapped in car for 18 hours calling for help

A DRIVER has been rescued today after spending more than 18 hours trapped in his car after veering off the road. According to the fire brigade, who were called out at around 11.00hrs by the occupants of another car who...

Transport Tue, Nov 25, 2008

Teen hit-and-run driver detained

Police in Burriana have detained a youngster after the car she was driving damaged a series of parked cars as well as her own. After bumping into several more correctly parked vehicles, the car stopped and four people...

Points failure may have caused goods train derailment
Transport Sat, Oct 25, 2008

Points failure may have caused goods train derailment

Train services between Valencia and Barcelona continue to be disrupted today following an accident involving a goods train near Moncofa station shortly after 6.30am yesterday morning. Six of the train's fifteen...

Transport Fri, Sep 26, 2008

Promising young footballer killed in car smash

20-year-old Castellón B starlet, Carlos López, died this morning in a road traffic accident on his way to training. López was killed instantly when the Opel Astra he was driving collided with a lorry on the N-340...

Blowout blamed for Oropesa coach tragedy
Transport Mon, Aug 18, 2008

Blowout blamed for Oropesa coach tragedy

Eight people, including one infant, died yesterday in a coach smash on the AP-7 toll motorway (km 409) near Oropesa del Mar (Castellón) at around 6pm. Thirty-six others were injured, six of whom seriously. Half of the...

Five killed in head-on smash
Transport Tue, Jul 22, 2008

Five killed in head-on smash

Crash investigators have ruled out the possibility that a head-on collision between two cars in Castellón province last night was caused by a 'kamikaze driver'. Five people lost their lives in the accident...

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