Albufeira: Young Irishman seriously injured in hit-and-run

Victim was transported to the Hospital of Faro

A 21-year-old Irish man was seriously injured after being run over this morning, next to BP bombs, in Albufeira, on Avenida dos Descobrimentos.

GNR source told the Sul Informação that the alert was given around 5:00 am. The young man was transported to the Hospital of Faro.

According to the Algarve Regional Civil Protection Command, 14 operatives were involved in the rescue operations, supported by six vehicles, from the Albufeira Fire Department, INEM and GNR.