A 20-year-old man suffered a spinal twine damage on Saturday afternoon when he dived head first into the shallow finish of a resort pool in Alcudia.
When medics arrived on the pool, he was in shock and couldn’t transfer his legs as a result of his damage. He was utterly immobilised and transferred by ambulance to hospital. The prognosis is critical.
The Guardia Civil and Alcudia police are investigating the circumstances of the accident which occurred round 6pm on the pool by the Minerva house blocks of the Bellevue complicated.