8th Nov 2023 @ 11:34 am

A palm tree fell and hit a woman on the Avenida in Puerto del Carmen yesterday evening.

At approximately 8pm, the emergency services received a report of a woman hit by and trapped underneath a palm tree that had fallen on the Avenida in Puerto del Carmen.

Upon arrival the ambulance staff attended to the woman as firefighters began to free her by cutting away at branches.

Once freed she was taken to the Dr José Molina Orosa hospital in Arrecife to be treated for hip and neck trauma.

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