By Cathy Elelman • 18 September 2019 • 19:30
TRAGIC: The 76-year old’s death appears to be an accident.
CREDIT: Policia Nacional Almeria
A PENSIONER has plummeted seven floors while watering plants at a top floor apartment in Almeria city, Spanish press is reporting.
According to Spanish media, what appears to be a tragic accident occurred just after 9am this morning, Wednesday.
Police and emergency services rushed to the scene on Calle Manuel Azaña after a member of the public called in the incident.
Press reports said the medical team could only certify the “instant” death of the 76-year old.
Police have opened an investigation to establish exactly what happened.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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