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Mass injuries in Vigo festival platform collapse
Crime/Incidents Mon, Aug 13, 2018

Mass injuries in Vigo festival platform collapse

AN ESTIMATED 312 spectators have been injured – nine of them seriously – after a wooden platform collapsed during the O Marisquiño fiestas in Vigo (Galicia) last night. Those hurt were watching Mallorca rapper Rels...

Brit in custody for Mallorca rape
Crime/Incidents Mon, Aug 13, 2018

Brit in custody for Mallorca rape

A BRITISH former rugby player is in police custody after reportedly tying up, beating and raping a young woman in Mallorca. Named as Dylan Rogers, 26, the accused lives and works in the nightlife resort area of Magaluf,...

Elche youngster and baby captured by cult return to Spain
Crime/Incidents Sat, Aug 11, 2018

Elche youngster and baby captured by cult return to Spain

A YOUNG woman from Elche lured into a sect in Perú is on the plane home along with her father and two-month-old baby daughter. Patricia Aguilar Poveda, 19, was traced in July after her father Alberto travelled to the...

Ryanair pilot death 'probable suicide'
Crime/Incidents Sat, Aug 11, 2018

Ryanair pilot death 'probable suicide'

A RYANAIR pilot found dead in his car at Málaga airport is believed to have committed suicide, accoding to latest reports. Jouke Schrale, 45, who had been working for the Irish airline for 10 years, was due to captain...

Tot dies in hot car in Manacor
Crime/Incidents Fri, Aug 10, 2018

Tot dies in hot car in Manacor

A 10-MONTH-OLD baby has died after being left shut in a parked car from 07.00 to 15.00 in Manacor (Mallorca). National Police say her grandfather, 56, was looking after her and claims he left her in the car initially...

Campers stranded by Balearic storms rescued
Crime/Incidents Fri, Aug 10, 2018

Campers stranded by Balearic storms rescued

TORRENTIAL rain on the island of Menorca left 16 children and four adults trapped and needing to be rescued by the fire brigade last night (Thursday). They were camping in the bay in the Trebalúger area when the...

Brit 'defecating over balcony edge' critical after fall
Crime/Incidents Thu, Aug 9, 2018

Brit 'defecating over balcony edge' critical after fall

A BRITISH holidaymaker remains in a critical condition in Palma de Mallorca's Son Espases hospital after falling from a terrace eight metres (26 feet) up in Magaluf. The 25-year-old is believed to have lost his...

Teen electrocuted taking selfies on train roof
Crime/Incidents Wed, Aug 8, 2018

Teen electrocuted taking selfies on train roof

A 17-YEAR-OLD man is in a serious condition in Madrid's La Paz hospital after being electrocuted whilst taking selfies on the roof of a train. His head touched the overhead cable on the line in Coslada, Madrid and a...

Boy, 4, drowns in rubber dinghy accident
Crime/Incidents Wed, Aug 8, 2018

Boy, 4, drowns in rubber dinghy accident

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD boy has drowned off a Cádiz-province beach after his rubber dinghy was blown away and overturned, according to emergency services. The coastguard was called out at around 18.40 on Monday to Retín beach...

Llutxent blaze spreads to Barx and 2,500 evacuated
Crime/Incidents Tue, Aug 7, 2018

Llutxent blaze spreads to Barx and 2,500 evacuated

A FOREST fire in inland Valencia province has forced 2,500 people to flee their homes and already wiped out over 1,400 hectares (3,460 acres). The inferno in Llutxent, in the central Vall d'Albaida district, is...

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