Cyclist dies after hitting a car in Las Chafiras Industrial Estate

2020/06/28 08:58:33 Written by Canarian Weekly Tenerife

A 57-year-old cyclist died on Saturday on Avenida 7 Islas Canarias, on the Las Chafiras industrial estate in the municipality of San Miguel, after colliding with a vehicle, according to the Coordinating Centre for Emergency Services (CECOES).

112 received an emergency call about the accident at 11.30am and immediately dispatched two ambulances from the SUC, and the Local Police to the scene, where they found the injured man in cardiorespiratory arrest.

They immediately started advanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) manoeuvres to try and resuscitate him, but unfortunately it was to no avail and they could only confirm his death.

The man is belived to be a 57 year old British resident who lived in the area.