A taxi driver has fainted near the La Vega Multipurpose Building, in Encomienda Streamand ran over a man who was attending the awards ceremony of the Sclerosis Association of Castilla y León (ADECYL) in which he was going to collect one of the awards.
The tragic event occurred shortly after 11:30 a.m. in the Columbus Avenuenext to Multipurpose La Vegaand has led to the suspension of the awards ceremony, in its fourth edition, as eyewitnesses have informed Europa Press.
At the time of the accident, the taxi driver, who was carrying a client, fainted, possibly a heart attackand the vehicle he was driving went onto the sidewalk, collided with a traffic sign and ran over a passer-by, precisely one of the people who was coming to the municipal building to receive one of the ADECYL awards.
As a result of the accident, the victim of the accident has suffered various fractures in one leg, while the taxi driver has died despite the recovery maneuvers that have been carried out on him. In addition, the client who was traveling in the taxi suffered an anxiety crisis and also had to be assisted.