Two young men, about 26 years old, have been injured in Cártama (Malaga) after the alleged acid attack of the boyfriend of one of the girls, who has run away. Both are in serious condition.
The events took place around 2:00 p.m. Cristóbal Toral street. The girls were staying inside a vehicle when the alleged perpetrator approached in another car, spilling a bottle of acid on them.
The young man’s girlfriend, who was occupying the driver’s seat, has suffered serious injuries and has been rushed by helicopter to the Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville, where it stays in very serious condition in the intensive care unit (ICU), with burns in 45% of the body, as reported by health sources to Europa Press after being assessed in the Major Burns Unit.
Your companion has been referred to Regional Hospital of Malaga, where it is in Serious condition and admitted to the Burn Unit of the aforementioned hospital, with a 25% involvement of burns on the face and legs.
He 112 has received at about 2:05 p.m. a notice from a neighbor warning that two girls had been sprayed from a car with some type of acid and immediately the Civil Guard and to Sanitary services, who have mobilized a helicopter to the site.
The Civil Guard is looking for the alleged perpetrator, who has fled the scene in his black car. According to the mayor, the aggressor is identified.
The city council calls a concentration
ANDl mayor of the town, Jorge Gallardo, has shown his outrage at what happened and has condemned the events. Likewise, the city council of the Malaga municipality has shown in a statement its strongest and energetic condemnation of the attack and has conveyed its solidarity to the victims, from whom it expects a speedy recovery, and to their families.
Therefore, the municipal entity has convened a neighborhood concentration this Wednesday at the door of the Town Hall and in the Mayor’s Office, at 12:00 hours, to express their rejection and indignation at the events that occurred and show their support for the victims and their families.
For its part, the president of the Board, Juanma Moreno, has expressed its « round » condemnation of a « made heinous and despicable»:« I want the two victims to recover from their injuries as soon as possible and that together we can eradicate this scourge from our society at once. Very aware of its evolution, « Moreno said in a message on his Twitter account.