Updated 18 February: Tragically, it has been confirmed today that this teenager has died. He was transferred in critical condition to Candelaria Hospital but sadly it has now been announced that he succumbed to the severe injuries he sustained in yesterday’s fall. 

Original post 17 February:  A 13-year-old boy is in hospital this afternoon after falling several metres from an electricity pylon in the Guargacho area. Emergency services say that they were called out just before half past two with reports that he had fallen after getting a shock from the cables and was unconscious, and ambulance crew found him in cardiac arrest and with severe head injuries. After successfully resuscitating and then stabilizing the teenager at the scene, they transferred him to Candelaria Hospital where his condition is said to be critical.    

Man dies in fall from Santa Cruz roof

A man died this morning after falling from the roof of a building near the Teatro Guimerá in Santa Cruz. Emergency services say that they were called out shortly before 11am with reports of the incident but that the man, about whom no details have currently been...

How to vote in Sunday’s elections

Clio O’Flynn of Adeje Ayuntamiento has issued the following advice for Tenerife residents on how to vote in Sunday’s local and EU elections, the two of Sunday’s five elections in which we’re eligible to vote. Although obviously specifically for Adeje’s constituents,...

FM Coverage Across the WHOLE of Tenerife

So when you have a volcano in the center of an island it proves a little more difficult to broadcast across one channel... Did that stop Boogie Bunker Radio? No, it certainly didn't, as well as being able to tune in to your favorite station Worldwide Online, you can...

Advertisements

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This