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Women hurt as shack collapses 

Two women escaped serious injury after a cabin-type structure they were sitting in collapsed on top of them.

The accident happened in the Arucas area of Gran Canaria in the late afternoon and led to a 1-1-2 call to the emergency control centre.

Civil Protection, the Civil Guard, medics and police went to the scene and gave first aid to both women.

One of them, aged 53, suffered an arm injury whilst the other woman, aged 22, had mild contuions. Both were taken to hospital for further treatment but their condition was described as non serious.