Worker falls to death at sports centre in southern Spain

PARAMEDICS: Attended the work-related accident (File  photograph) PARAMEDICS: Attended the work-related accident (File photograph) 061 Andalucia

EMERGENCY services have confirmed that a worker has died after falling from a height of around six metres (almost 20-feet) at a sports centre in southern Spain.

The accident involving a 39-year-old worker happened at a covered football facility in Calle Cuesta Faro Alto in the town of Adra, Almeria.

Paramedics, Local Police, Guardia Civil and Civil Protection volunteers attended the sports facility.

Health and safety inspectors are now investigating the accident.

Karl Smallman

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