A Spanish police officer, Francisco Javier Ortega has died after he was pushed in front of a speeding train by a man said to be illegally residing in the country.
The illegal resident, 28-year old Yode Ali Raba said to be originally from Ivory Coast became aggressive towards Ortega when the latter asked him for identification at the Embajadores train station in Madrid.
An eyewitness who was waiting for the train, recorded the altercation between the two men on his cell phone. The video has since been uploaded on the internet and shows the Raba gabbing the officer and dragging him to the track as the train was arriving the station.
Both Officer Ortega and Raba were hit by the train, with Ortega dying from wounds after he was rushed to a nearby hospital while Raba is currently being treated for head injuries and would be charged for murder if he survives and is released from hospital.
Watch the video below: