Foldaway Beds are Illegal in Some Countries

However they were mystified when they saw all her personal effects still in her home.

One of her sons told local newspaper La Opinion de Malaga: ‘Her glasses, her rings and her personal alarm were in their usual place and we didn’t think to open up the bed to look for her.’

It was not until Thursday evening that her daughter-in-law pulled the bed down and found the pensioner trapped between the mattress and the wall.