An 89-year-old man has died and a 60-year-old woman has been treated for an anxiety crisis in a house fire in Torrevieja, as reported by the Emergency Information and Coordination Center (CICU) and the Alicante Provincial Firefighters Consortium .

The notice was received at 5:20 p.m. on Thursday and the fire affected a house on Avenida Habaneras in Torrevieja. A SAMU unit and an SVB unit traveled to the scene, in addition to a command unit, a heavy urban bomb, a ladder truck, a sergeant, a corporal and six firefighters from the Torrevieja park.

The SAMU medical team could only confirm the death of an 89-year-old man.

The health personnel also attended a 60-year-old woman due to an anxiety crisis.

At the time the fire started, which has generated a column of smoke visible from the street, there were two people inside the house. In fact, the entire building was evacuated by the Civil Guard.