TWO men have died in a road traffic accident at around 8am this morning on the A7 near Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol.

The incident occurred at kilometre 217 about 50 metres from the Higuerón exit travelling in the direction Cadiz.

According to sources at the 112 emergency service centre at the moment the identity of only one of the deceased, a 38-year-old, is known.