Fatal electrocution in Nijar, Almeria

A 24 year old man, a Mali national, died on Wednesday morning as a result of severe electrocution burns sustained while he was working on a power pylon in the Rambla del Artal agricultural area near Nijar, Almeria.

Medics called to the scene could do nothing to save the life of the man. The incident occurred at around 09:50 on Wednesday morning. The area is predominantly greenhouses.