Dead British woman found in ditch in Spain possible victim of ‘hit-and-run’

HAMLET: Los Ramos in Murcia HAMLET: Los Ramos in Murcia Google Streetview

POLICE in Spain are investigating a ‘hit-and-run’ theory after a British woman was found dying in a roadside irrigation channel.

Paramedics were unable to do anything to save the life of the woman believed to be around 39-years-old.

She was found near kilometre 2 of the San Javier - Torreaguera road at Los Ramos in Murcia province at 00.40 on Saturday morning.

A burnt-out car was found around one kilometre away and arrested the owner who has been released pending further investigations.

The 112 Murcia emergency control centre confirmed that two ambulances attended the fatally-injured woman.

Guardia Civil, Local Police and firefighters were also sent to the scene.

RELATED: Unconscious ‘British’ woman found in roadside ditch in Spain dies

Karl Smallman

Share your story with us by emailing [email protected], by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page.

Comments (0)

There are no comments posted here yet

Leave your comments

Posting comment as a guest.
0 Characters
Attachments (0 / 3)
Share Your Location

Poll of the Week

Following the news that a Magaluf hotel installed a glass panel to stop holidaymakers from falling off, should all hotels follow suit?

New online edition graphic

Create Spain Alert

Do you want to be the first to receive our latest news from Spain? Subscribe here.