A rock star has been pronounced dead after hitting his head on a rock and sustaining head injuries in a freak accident.
The 40-year-old died at the scene of the accident in a field in the northern Spanish town of Algeciras, near Barcelona.
Police said the man, who had not been identified, had been driving on a motorway when he struck the rock.
He was taken to hospital and died a short time later.
The local council said the accident happened at around 10:30pm local time.
Police in the area said they received a report of a man who was driving erratically.
A police spokesman told local media the man was driving a rented white Ford Focus when he hit the rock, and when he tried to stop he hit his head.’
He was a great rock’A police spokeswoman said the vehicle was travelling south on the motorway towards Barcelona when it hit the large rock.
“The driver of the vehicle had not stopped and he hit a large rock which caused his head to hit the front of the car,” the spokeswoman added.
“He was not wearing a helmet.”
The spokesman added that the man died at hospital.
The force said the police investigation into the incident was ongoing.
The incident comes days after a rock-throwing rock-thrower in the French city of Toulouse was killed after he hit head with a rock.
In June, a rock throwing rock-fighter in Italy was killed when he landed on his head and suffered head injuries.