Dutch teen killed in bungee jump accident in Spain

Ambulances in Spain (Picture: Wikimedia Commons/Javierme). (Ambulances in Spain (Picture: Wikimedia Commons/Javierme))

A 17 year old Dutch girl died in Spain on Monday night after a fall of about 40 meters. According to Spanish media, this happened in a bungee jump accident in northern Spain.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs can not confirm the accident yet, RTL Nieuws reports.

According to NOS, the girl was part of a group that went bungee jumping in Cabezon del la Sal, a village not far from the city of Santander.

The reason for the girl's fall is uncertain. She fell about 40 meters from a viaduct into a dry riverbed.