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A pine tree that fell this afternoon on the Regional road 103 in Monte, could have been fatal for two tourists.

According to reports, the couple of German nationality were in a rented car, a Citroen, when it was struck by the large tree that fell on the hood of the car.

The alert was given to the Madeiran Volunteer Firefighters, around 5 pm, who went to the scene.

The foreigners were very nervous, but they were not injured.

The Public Security Police (PSP) was also present and took care of the occurrence.