Six injured in Madrid blast

Six people were slightly injured early this morning in an explosion at the Guardia Civil Youth College in Valdemoro, Madrid.

Death toll in Virgen de las Nieves explosion rises to five

A man who was seriously injured after an explosion at a fireworks factory in Virgen de las Nieves on Thursday has died in hospital, bringing the death toll in the incident to five. The latest victim did not work in the factory but was visiting a friend.

Woman injured in gas bottle explosion

One woman was injured and a dozen people were evacuated from their homes as a precautionary measure after a gas bottle exploded in a third floor home in Baeza.

Woman dies in Cártama blast

A woman died this morning after an explosion at her home in Cártama. Several other people have been rescued from the building which was virtually destroyed by the blast.

Explosion at fireworks factory

Several warehouses in Motril were evacuated this morning after an explosion and fire at a fireworks factory.

Explosion in Amorebieta, Vizcaya

An explosion this morning in the town of Amorebieta, Vizcaya, is thought to have been the work of the Basque separatist organisation ETA. No-one was hurt in the blast and there was little material damage.

Small fire and explosion at Sacaba Beach, Málaga

A small fire at a house in Sacaba Beach, Málaga, caused a bit of consternation amongst local residents as it provoked an explosion, blowing out the glass in the windows of the house. Despite the noise, the explosion was apparently not caused by a butane gas canister but by a washing machine or fridge. The fire was quickly put out …

Explosion in Hernani

There was a large explosion late last night at a relay station for television and mobile phones in Hernani, Guipuzcoa. The incident occurred at around 01:00 at the remote station in the Santa Bárbara area of Hernani. Due to the time and the isolated nature of the relay station, located in a mountain area with no homes nearby, there were …