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29th September 2020, 14:18

G1 involved in accident in Spain as Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister head to Madrid for further talks; both are unharmed

The Chief Minister's official G1 car has been involved in an accident with both Fabian Picardo and Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia inside.

Number Six has confirmed that both are well.

In a tweet after the incident, Mr Picardo also revealed that the driver and RGP officer travelling with them were also unharmed.  

The accident happened as the car entered Malaga ahead of another round of technical talks in Madrid about the future relationship of Gibraltar with the European Union.

In a statement, the Government said following the accident, the delegation was able to continue its journey in the accompanying official car.

The Attorney General completes the Gibraltar team in the technical talks.

Meanwhile, the damaged car has been transported back to Gibraltar for repairs.