Worker killed after concrete load falls from crane in southern Spain

AMBULANCE: Paramedics were unable to save the man's life AMBULANCE: Paramedics were unable to save the man's life 061 Andalucia

A 22-YEAR-OLD man has died after being struck by a tank carrying concrete that apparently became detached from a crane in Andalucia this morning (Monday).

The young man was working on refurbishment works at the Palacio Municipal in Linares in the province of Jaen.

The 112 Andalucia emergency control centre reported the incident happened at 10.50am and paramedics, Local Police and National Police attended the scene of the fatal work-related accident.

Investigators are looking into the circumstances of the tragedy.

Karl Smallman

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