The official was touring the municipality, when he fell and was dragged by the current into a sewer.
TEKAX, YucatÃ¡n, (August 21, 2021) .- The Secretariat of National Defense, through the X Military District and the 32 / a. Military zone, realized with military personnel the rescue of a man, was dragged by the current of water in a drain of the municipality of Tekax.
According to the information provided, on Friday August 20, the director of civil protection of Tekax, Jonhy BarÃ³n Hoil, toured the region after the passage of tropical storm “Grace” through the municipality, when due to ‘an oversight he fell and was carried away by the stream of water which descended from the hill of Tekax.
Fortunately, the members of the Mexican army who applied the DN-III-E plan in this area, observing this situation, immediately carried out maneuvers to rescue him and provide him with first aid.
In the footage, you can see Mexican army personnel and residents of Tekax carrying out the rescue work, supported by a rope.
Fortunately, the official has only been beaten a few times and is recovering at home.
It should be noted that the military personnel are stationed in this commune where, in addition, they carried out work of clearing debris, cleaning of drains, and visits to disaster areas.
El director of ProtecciÃ³n Civil de #Tekax, Jhony BarÃ³n Hoil, sufriÃ³ un aparatoso accidente al caer, por un descuido, dentro de una alcantarilla en medio de la inundaciÃ³n. Afortunadamente fue rescatado en el momento por elementos de la Guardia Nacional. pic.twitter.com/jupJIibzf6
– From Peso YucatÃ¡n (@depesoyuc) August 20, 2021
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