Briton dies after accident in Spain
A British man has died following an accident while on holiday in Spain.
The man is understood to be 24-year-old pub manager Joe Smith, from Leicester, who was in Barcelona at the time of the incident.
It was reported he was injured in an accident involving a lift.
Friends took to social media to launch a fundraising appeal following his death.
Paul Talbot, described on Twitter as a tattoo artist, posted a message that said: "Im trying to help raise money for joe smith , who was tragically killed in barcelona while on holiday , and without any travel insurance. Its going to cost 4000 just to get him home." (sic)
The Foreign Office confirmed it had been made aware of the incident.
A spokeswoman said: "We can confirm the death of a British national in Barcelona on the 3rd of September.
"We are in contact with the family and are providing consular assistance."