A 23 year old male was killed this morning after being hit by a car in the area of Campo da Barca.
The accident happened at 5am this morning. The male was with a female friend who witnessed what happened, he was hit by a car which sent him into the Ribeira da João Gomes. The driver of the car is at court in Santa Cruz, he had no driving licence or insurance.
Also this morning a 60 year old man, believed to be a former member of the PSP, jumped from the João Gomes Bridge, Firefighters were alerted at 8am this morning, after the mans car had been left on the bridge. The body was removed.