Medics stabilised him at the scene for fear he could have suffered a spinal injury along with his head wound. Witnesses filmed his fall after spotting him risking his life after pacing up and down a narrow ledge on the outside of his balcony at the four-star Melia South Beach Hotel.
A teen Brit tourist has been rushed to hospital after smashing his head in a pool in Magaluf[/caption] His condition when he was taken to Son Espases Hospital in the island capital Palma was described as “serious.” A BRITISH tourist has been seriously injured after diving headfirst into a Magaluf beach club pool and smashing his head on the bottom. Later the same day a Dutch tourist died after hurling himself off a cliff in a tombstoning stunt in front of his partner and two children. The part of the pool were the unnamed holidaymaker hit his head is thought to be only just over a foot and a half deep.
He was later named as a former footballer called Mourad Lambrabatte. A post-mortem revealed he had drowned in a state of semi-consciousness after hitting the water rather than dying from impact injuries caused by smashing against the rocks as initially believed. At the start of May a 50-year-old Irish tourist was rushed to hospital in a “serious” condition after falling from a second-floor apartment in Santa Ponsa near Magaluf. The 19-year-old was rushed to hospital around 1.30am this morning after the accident. Police said he had been drinking before the 8.30am plunge and sources said he may have taken drugs.
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Read More on The Sun It comes after a 34-year-old British tourist plunged to his death from the seventh-floor of his hotel in the Majorcan party resort of Magaluf on May 12. The venue where the incident occurred has been named locally as Oceans Beach Club.