Beja: elderly couple who died in screening cremated in Ferreira do Alentejo.
Eugene Palma, of 78 years and Agostina Lucas, of 74 year old, the couple who died last Saturday in a screening four kilometers from Beja, were cremated today in Ferreira do Alentejo Cemetery.
The accident occurred at about 17,20 hours on the highway 260, when the couple returned from Vila Nova de SÃ£o Bento, Serpa county, birthplace of the man and had as destination Algueirao.
By rising disease or drowsy driver, the vehicle left at a high speed road, invaded the opposite lane, kicked off a landmark kilometers marble, eventually was bandaging a eucalyptus. The couple died instantly, confirmed on site by medical VMER. The car caught fire, having a driver who went on site used the extinguisher of your car to extinguish the flames, preventing the couple stayed charred.
The bodies of Eugene and Augustine, yesterday were veiled in the same room of Mortuaries Beja, went out today at 08,45 hours for Crematorium Ferreira Cemetery Alentejo.