A man fell from a ladder this Friday morning on Avenida Gáldar, in San Fernando de Maspalomas, suffering a serious head injury, according to a report from the 1-1-2 Canary Islands’ Government’s Coordinating Centre for Emergencies and Security.

Due to the severity of his injuries, the man had to be transferred in an SUC Canarian Emergency Services medical ambulance to the Insular University Hospital of Gran Canaria in the capital, Las Palmas.

The event took place at 09:34.

The man was painting, and was reportedly hit by a vehicle.

Source:  La Provincia