Highway to Hell Yeah

Two British holidaymakers drown in Tenerife




An investigation has been launched after two British holidaymakers drowned in the sea off Tenerife yesterday.

Reports say the two women had been trying to rescue their children who got into difficulties when they were swept away by a wave in the resort of Playa Paraiso in the south west of the island.

Emergency teams were called but the women, aged 43 and 40, were pronounced dead at the scene.

Rescuers, including other tourists and resort staff, managed to save a third woman, 38, along with the two children, aged 10 and 14, according to the Daily Mail.

The adult was taken to hospital after being revived at the water's edge and the children were treated for hypothermia and minor bruising.

The tragedy happened around 6pm yesterday at a rocky beach at the purpose-built resort.

It is believed the holidaymakers had been staying at an apartment nearby.
 

Monday, April 7, 2014



Your Comments

, be the first to post a comment.
Your email:






Email other comments made to this story
Code Request a new picture 5 characters



NOTE: Comments are subject to admin approval before being posted.
Mole Poll
Have you had any cancellations yet due to the Zika virus ?
NO 62.98 %
YES 37.02 %

Thank you for your vote



Get Adobe Flash player
LATEST MOLES' GALLERIES
UPCOMING EVENTS
Sponsored features

Discover the Eastern & Oriental (E&O) Hotel in Penang



Established by the famed Sarkies Brothers in 1885, the Eastern & Oriental (E&O) Hotel in Penang is the only hotel in the heart of the George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site that possesses prime sea frontage. Today, the luxurious 228 all-suite hotel stands as the grand dame of heritage hotels, its distinctive classic elegance and grace of service enhanced with time.

For more information, visit www.eohotels.com

\m