Marbella Spain: Russian tourist killed by hit and run driver

Posted on September 9, 2013 • Filed under: Spain, Tourist Killed

She had chosen Marbella as a holiday destination. With the energy that give 19 years, free for the first known time in a foreign country and accompanied by a friend, both from Russia, came to town ready to enjoy your days off. Mid-August, 5:30 am on a Thursday. The night had been long and fatigue led them to want to go home. Remains unknown why only one of them decided to cross at green traffic light at the taxi rank at the Hotel Marbella Club. It was a fatal decision.

At that moment, driving in the opposite direction, towards Puerto Banus, the driver of 31 years Daniel Pacheco attended the scene of his life worse. “It was about five o’clock or so. I was working, was headed to the disco Olivia Valére, empty, to pick up service, when at the height of the Hotel Marbella Club I saw a car in Marbella center direction ran over a girl who was crossing alone. I remember going with skirt and saw exactly how the hit and went flying. At that time I did not even realize it was a person, until it fell to the ground and took in that those were legs spinning. The car that hit the girl lost control. Who was driving got to continue flight. He took control of the car and fled. I could not even see the face of the driver or conductor. Although I have said it was a woman, “shocked even told this newspaper witnessed the accident. Read Article

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