An 85-year-old man dies after being hit by his automobile whereas stopping for a breakdown | EUROtoday

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An 85-year-old man, initially from Burgos, died this Saturday on the N-611 nationwide freeway, close to the Cantabrian municipality of Santiurde de Reinosa, when he was hit by his car, from which he had left. with out correctly making use of the handbrake after a breakdown.

As reported by the Government Delegation in Cantabria, the occasion came about at 10:40 a.m. when the car by which the person was touring suffered a mechanical breakdown whereas touring on the N-611, at kilometer level 149.

At that second he stopped on the facet of the highway and acquired out of the automobile. to position the triangles of emergency.

Al not making use of the handbrake appropriatelythe car, which was stopped on a slope, ran over him, inflicting deadly accidents that resulted in his demise on the scene of the accident.

Shortly afterwards it was confirmed that the deceased is Florentino Martínez de la CerdaBurgos priest of the Hospital Order of San Juan de Dios, inside which he directed the hospital middle of Burgos and was superior of the group within the metropolis.