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Choked on the Midnight Grapes

By Vivienne Hughes

A 3-year-old child died in Gijón (Asturias) after choking on a grape during the New Year ritual of swallowing grapes to the midnight chimes. »

Paraglider Dies in Accident

By Hugh MacArthur

Around 14.00h yesterday afternoon a German paraglider met his death in a flying accident caused by his lines tangling. »

Guardia Shot and Killed

By Vivienne Hughes

A Guardia Civil policeman was shot and killed in the early hours of this morning after flagging down a vehicle whilst carrying out a spot check following a robbery in a nearby town. »

The Terrier Terror Tart

By Martin Myall

The Guardia Civil arrested a woman yesterday for breaking into a house in Churriana de la Vega and throwing three dogs out of an upstairs window. »

Tick Bite Death

By Martin Myall

Around 100 people are under medical observation in Ávila after a man died of Crimean–Congo hemorrhagic fever, transmitted by a tick. »

Baby Left in Locked Car

By Vivienne Hughes

A 10-month-old girl died after being left in a locked car for eight hours on Friday. This took place in Mallorca on the Balearic Islands. »

Died from Asian Hornet Sting

By Martin Myall

A 44-year-old man in Lugo (Galicia) died after being stung by an Asian wasp (Vespa velutina) around the middle of last month. »

Pedestrian Killed in Motril

By Hugh MacArthur

A man was knocked down on the busy Avenida de Andalucía in the centre of Motril on Saturday - he died the next day. The 56-year-old man's death is being investigated. »

Rum Factory Fire Trial

By Martin Myall

Readers might remember the fire nearly five years ago at the Ron Montero rum factory in Motril - well, it's at the courts today and tomorrow. »

Baby Perishes in Fire

By Vivienne Hughes

A 6-month-old baby perished in a house fire in Albolote on Friday the 23rd, according to the Emergencias 112 Andalucía service. »

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