A seven vehicle pile-up on the TF1 last evening resulted in one person dead and four injured. The accident, in which one car burst into flames, occurred at 9.45pm near El Escobonal in the municipality of Güímar on the south-bound carriageway.
The poor soul who died was a 32-year-old man who was run over. Another man, of 45 years of age, was also run over but only suffered slight leg injuries and was transferred to Candelaria hospital.
The other injured were a 17-year-old girl, a 38-year-old man, and a 36-year-old woman.