Irishman 'dies after balcony fall' in Tenerife
- 2 January 2013
- From the section Europe
A man from the Republic of Ireland has died in an accident in the Canary Islands.
It is believed that Robert Delves, from north County Dublin, fell from a third-floor balcony in Tenerife.
The Irish state broadcaster, RTE, reported that the accident happened at an apartment in the El Médano holiday resort on Tuesday night.
Tenerife police are investigating and the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance.