A 15-year-old Irish male is in a critical condition in hospital today, after an accidental fall in Lanzarote, Spain.
The incident happened today at around 4am local time in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote, an area very popular with Irish holidaymakers.
Witnesses say that the boy may have jumped from a wall aiming for a nearby lamppost, but fell short and smashed his head on the ground. He was found in cardiac arrest by paramedics, who managed to revive him.
He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he remains in a critical condition.