Four injured, one seriously, after lift plummets four floors in Spain

FOURTH-FLOOR LIFT ACCIDENT: Injuries include fractured legs FOURTH-FLOOR LIFT ACCIDENT: Injuries include fractured legs Twitter / EmergenciasMad

FOUR members of the same family have been injured after a lift plunged four floors in an apartment block in Spain.

The accident happened at the Travesía de Conde Duque building in the Centro district of Madrid.

Firemen rescued the injured, a married couple in their 70s and their two daughters, aged 25 and 30, from the lift.

The woman is in a serious condition in the Hospital Doce de Octubre, while the condition of the man and the two daughters is described as ‘moderate’ with injuries including fractured legs.

The National Police is investigating the accident.

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