Driver seriously injured after crashing truck into a tunnel

2020/09/22 13:15:49 Written by Canarian Weekly Gran Canaria

A driver of a truck used for carrying sand has been seriously injured after crashing into a wall in a tunnel that goes under the GC-1 close to the industrial estate Mar Fea in Las Palmas Gran Canaria.

Emergency services were called as the driver was trapped in the vehicle, the fire service was called to assist to release him from the cab of the truck and ambulance crew treated the man at the scene.
The 55-year-old man suffered from several serious injuries and was transferred to the Insular University Hospital of Gran Canaria.