By Tara Rippin • 20 December 2018 • 10:48
A FEMALE motorist died after her car left the road and overturned in a nearby river in Abegondo.
A passenger traveling with the victim managed to escape from the car, but the deceased was trapped inside, and Betanzos Fire Fighters had to pull her body free on Tuesday morning. Paramedics were unable to revive her at the scene, while the survivor was transferred to the University Clinical Hospital of A Coruña.
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Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.
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