Lonely Planet Writer

Spanish man dies filming bull run on mobile phone

In the latest tragic bull run accident in Spain, a man has died after being gored in the neck while filming the event on his mobile phone.

Muslim groups are using mobile communications to target young girls for conversion. Image by Matt Kieffer / CC BY-SA 2.0
Man dies while filming bul lrun on his mobile phone. Image by Matt Kieffer / CC BY-SA 2.0

The accident occurred during local celebrations in the village of Villaseca de la Sagra in the central Spain province of Castilla-La Mancha. The bull is said to have surprised the Spanish man from behind, which he filmed in the other direction. The local mayor warned: ‘Bulls are dangerous animals and when there are a lot of people some don’t pay attention… you have to have your wits about you.’ Read more: thelocal.es