By Cathy Elelman • 25 July 2020 • 20:53
lmería Cyclist Killed In Collision With A Lorry.
A 70-YEAR old man tragically died in a traffic accident in Los Gallardos in the early hours of Saturday morning, the Andalucia 112 emergency service reported.
A witness to the incident called 112 just before 1am to report a vehicle had turned over on the N-340A at kilometre marker 512 at the level of the Los Collados area.
Guardia Civil and a health emergency team rushed to the scene, but could only confirm the driver’s death.
This was the second major accident on Almeria’s roads in less than a week. Four days earlier a lorry overturned on the A-7 motorway in Huercal de Almeria and hit a car. No one was killed, but there were reports of injuries and the incident caused a kilometre-long tailback.
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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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