4 Dec, 2016 @ 18:40
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Young woman drowns after becoming trapped in Costa del Sol floods

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Emergency services outside the Club California in Cancelada, Estepona, where a woman's body was found
Emergency services outside the club where the woman was found
Emergency services outside the club where the woman was found

A YOUNG woman has drowned after becoming trapped during the floods currently wreaking havoc along the Costa del Sol.

The 26-year-old reportedly became trapped by rising water at Club California, an ‘alternative club’ located between San Pedro and Estepona.

The woman, who was alone in the building, called emergency services, but firemen were unable to access the flooded basement in time.

Her body was later removed from the club.

The death has been confirmed by Estepona mayor Jose Urbano.

 

Laurence Dollimore

Laurence has a BA and MA in International Relations and a Gold Standard diploma in Multi-Media journalism from News Associates in London. He has almost a decade of experience and previously worked as a senior reporter for the Mail Online in London.

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