Tag: Ebro river

They look for a missing minor when he was kayaking in the Ebro
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They look for a missing minor when he was kayaking in the Ebro

The Firefighters of the Generalitat have deployed a comprehensive device to trying to locate a minor, about 15 years old, who has disappeared while practicing with a kayak in the Ebro, at the height of Miravet (Tarragona), in an activity organized by its institute in Sabadell (Barcelona).As reported by the Mossos d'Esquadra and the Firefighters, It was the young man's teachers who alerted the emergency number 112 at 01:06 p.m. of the disappearance of the young man, before which a wide search device has been deployed.The young man was practicing with a kayak on the Ebro river, at the height of Miravet (Tarragona), after embarking on the so-called Miravet beach, with his classmates from the insti...
They find the body of Karim, the 13-year-old child ‘swallowed’ by the Ebro river while swimming in Zaragoza
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They find the body of Karim, the 13-year-old child ‘swallowed’ by the Ebro river while swimming in Zaragoza

The search operation launched by Karim, the 13-year-old minor who disappeared last Saturday when he bathed in the Ebro, found this Wednesday morning the body of the teenager, as reported by the Herald of Aragon. The events happened last Saturday afternoon, when Karim was playing with his friends in the Zaragoza Expo area for football. After the game, he decided to cool off in the Ebro with one of his friends.Karim was swimming when he suddenly plunged into the current. "The river has swallowed him up", His friends said that at the first moment they did not notice his disappearance, but moments later they saw the arrival of the fire brigade teams in the area. Since then, emergency teams have b...
Firefighters suspend the underwater search for the missing child in the Ebro
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Firefighters suspend the underwater search for the missing child in the Ebro

The diving unit of the Zaragoza Firefighters has suspended, due to the strong storms that fell in the city this Sunday at 6:30 p.m., the underwater search operation of the 13-year-old boy who this Saturday he has disappeared in the Ebro river while bathing.This decision has been made due to the risk of electric shock to divers and the increased current that has muddied the water, preventing visibility inside the river, sources from the Zaragoza City Council have reported.The firefighters have tracked during these two days the section where a fisherman, who raised the alarm, saw him for the last time, at the height of the Expo pier, in the meander of Ranillas.Until nightfall, the troops will foc...
A 13-year-old boy disappears while bathing in the Ebro
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A 13-year-old boy disappears while bathing in the Ebro

The Zaragoza Firefighters have resumed this Sunday, May 9, at 08.00 hours, the work of search for the 13 year old boy disappeared this Saturday while bathing in the Ebro river with two friends.A fisherman saw the young man by last time in the water, at the height of the jetty of the Expo, in Ranillas. According to the National Police, the man called 112, around 6:45 p.m., commenting that he had seen him swimming in the middle of the river and, suddenly sank. The strong currents that were in the water at that time could be the reason why the young man disappeared."I have seen him put his head in and out several times. In the end, it started like a ask for help, but we thought he was joking. Wh...