Rubbish skips torched in Spain holiday island Mallorca

RISKS: “There was a lot of danger”, Soller Local Police posted CREDIT: Policia Local de Soller Facebook @policialocaldesoller

A FIRE which destroyed three rubbish skips in the early hours of Monday morning in popular Mallorca resort Soller could have been started intentionally, according to the Local Police force.

The police reported that as well as the destruction to the containers on Calle de Mar, the flames also damaged trees next to them.

“There was a lot of danger”, the police posted on social media.


An investigation in the incident has been opened.

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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