The couple, aged 85 and 79, were involved in a crash with another vehicle driven by a 25 year old woman. T

he accident, which took place yesterday afternoon on the EN269 road in Alcantarilha, resulted in the national road being cut for over an hour, with all three occupants of the vehicles taken to the nearby Portimão Hospital.

Police said they are investigating the cause of the accident.

Three people, including an elderly Scottish couple, have been injured in a car accident in Silves.