A 73 year old German man was killed and five people suffered various injuries after a head-on collision between two cars on the LZ 1 near Guatiza.
The accident took place at 19.55 hours Friday evening, as reported by the Emergency Services.
A call was received by the Coordinating Center for Emergencies and Security (CECOES) 1-1-2 ,in which it was reported that there had been an accident involving two vehicles ,one of which rolled over on impact and that several people had been wounded in the crash.
A 38-year-old man, a 73-year-old woman, a 78-year-old woman ,a 27-year-old woman and a 35-year-old woman suffered neck injuries with cuts and bruises.
All were transferred to the Doctor José Molina Orosa Hospital, Arrecife.
The deceased had to be freed by firemen from the interior of the vehicle since he had become trapped inside after impact.