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Two tourists killed in traffic accident

A car and bus had a collision on th FV-2 near Tuineje. The 2 tourists in the car died of their injuries, while 4 passengers on the bus suffered minor injuries. The deceased were a man of 30 anad a woman of 31. The Emergency Services received a call in reporting that a small bus and a car had collided and that people were trapped in the car. An ambulance from the Canary Emergency Service (SUC), along with a doctor and a nurse from the nearby health center, rushed to the scene and found the two injured occupants of the car had already died due to the severity of the injuries they suffered. They then helped the passengers on the bus who were injured to the health center. These were a child under 4  who suffered a mild head injury, a woman of 65 again with a mild head injury, another aged 57 with mild trauma of a lower limb and a man of 55 year-old with a minor wound to his face.