Dozens hurt as floor of nightclub collapses in Tenerife
Several people seriously hurt as clubbers plunged into basement early on Sunday
The floor of a nighclub that collapsed early in Adeje, Tenerife. Photograph: AFP
More than 20 people were injured on the island of Tenerife when the floor of a nightclub collapsed and sent clubbers plunging into the basement.
A total of 22 people were hurt and two suffered serious injuries including broken legs and ankles.
Known for its warm climate and beaches, Tenerife is a popular holiday destination for many European tourists.
Along with Spaniards and Britons, authorities say that the injured include two Frenchmen, a Belgian woman and a Romanian man.