Woman saved after fainting in front of train

Last updated 12:43 24/01/2013
Fairfax Australia

The life and death incident was caught on video at the Madrid station.

Relevant offers

Europe

Scores rescued as more migrant boats sink in Mediterranean Boy with crossbow, machete kills teacher in Barcelona school attack British teenager arrested over link to alleged Melbourne Anzac Day terror plot Boat with dozens of migrants runs aground off Greek island, at least three dead Erdogan divides Turkish women with approach to tackling violence Greece's far-right Golden Dawn leaders snub court as criminal trial begins British teenager arrested over link to alleged Melbourne Anzac Day terror plot New Zealand mother grieves son's Islamic State death Rampaging cow injures five in Germany Reports up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya

A 52-year-old woman has escaped death after fainting in front of a moving metro train in Madrid, Spain.

An off-duty police officer pulled her to safety just as the train neared the station.

She was expected to make a full recovery.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content