The Junta de Andalucia activated the Emergency Plan for the Transport of Goods by Rail on Friday morning after a freight train carrying ammonia was derailed on the Huelva-Zafra line.
Eleven Guardia Civil patrol cars, an ambulance and Local Police patrols were needed at an infant football match between Lepe (Huelva) and Utrera (Sevilla) after the match descended into a mass brawl involving parents and relatives of the young children.
The fishing boat ‘Yolande’ was being towed after developing a leak when it sank about four miles from the port of Mazagón, Huelva.
An eleven-year-old boy died on Friday afternoon after being hit by a car in Riotinto, Huelva province.
The body of a six-year-old Moroccan boy who disappeared on Monday in Palos de la Frontera, Huelva, has been found in an irrigation reservoir.
In Huelva and jaén, attempts continue to reduce the number of contracts offered to Moroccan workers for the fruit and berry harvests.
Guardia Civil officers in Huelva have arrested three people at a drugs control point after finding three kilos of cocaine in their vehicle.
Water bills in Huelva are set to rise by 4.1% as from January 2014, the fourth increase in the rates since 2011.
National Police have discovered the body of a woman on the outskirts of Huelva and it is thought that it could be that of Leonor, a 76-year-old woman who was reported missing at the beginning of August.
The number of Iberian pigs in the pastures of Huelva province has declined by 40% since the start of the financial crisis, from a total of 27,000 to around 18,000.