British walker dies on Pyrenees holiday
23 April 2007, MADRID - A 20-year-old British man died during an accident on walking holiday in Spain.
23 April 2007
MADRID - A 20-year-old British man died during an accident on walking holiday in Spain.
The BBC reported that the man, from Shrewsbury, fell into a river after apparently losing his footing on a mountain path while walking with friends in the southern Pyrenees.
Two specialist mountain rescue teams were scrambled, together with a helicopter, but the man was dead by the time they reached him.
Local police have begun an investigation into the death of the man, who has not yet been named.
Subject: Spanish news