House blaze claims the lives of two children and one adult

House blaze claims the lives of two children and one adult
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House blaze claims the lives of two children and one adult in Spain’s Almeria.

According to the emergency services 112 in Andalucia, a house blaze claimed the lives of two minors and one adult on Wednesday morning, November 17. The blaze broke out at a house in the town of El Alquian in Almeria city.

Neighbours noticed the blaze shortly after midnight. Smoke and flames could be seen coming from an attic on Euro street.


So far the identity of the deceased people has not been revealed. An investigation has begun into the causes of the fire. The emergency services including the Almeria Fire Department, Local and National Police along with medics rushed to the scene of the fire.

Sadly, three people died in the blaze. According to sources in the fire department, only one room of the property was affected by the flames.

The scientific police are still at the scene of the fire and have been carrying out an inspection.

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Alex Glenn is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News. Formerly she worked in the NHS for 15 years until relocating to Spain in 2018. She loves the Spanish lifestyle, language and culture and spent several years learning Spanish before moving to Spain for a better quality of life. She has made her home in the mountains in Almeria, where she loves being part of a rural community that has a mix of both expats and Spanish residents. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading and exploring the area where she lives.


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