The official was making a tour of the municipality, when he fell and was dragged by the current into a drain.
TEKAX, Yucatán, (August 21, 2021).- The Secretariat of National Defense, through the X Military Region and the 32 / a. Military Zone, carried out with military personnel the rescue of a man, who was dragged by the current of water into a drain in the municipality of Tekax.
According to the information provided, on Friday, August 20th, the director of Civil Protection of Tekax, Jonhy Barón Hoil, made a tour of the area after the passage of tropical storm “Grace” through the municipality, when due to an oversight he fell and was carried away by the current of water that descended from the Tekax hill.
Fortunately, members of the Mexican Army that were applying the DN-III-E Plan in that area, upon observing this situation, immediately carried out maneuvers in order to rescue him and provide him with first aid.
In the images, you can see the Mexican Army staff and residents of Tekax carrying out the rescue work, supported by a rope.
Fortunately, the official was only beaten a few times and is recovering at home.
It should be noted that the military personnel is stationed in this municipality where, in addition, they have carried out debris removal work, drain cleaning work, and tours of the affected areas.
El director de Protección Civil de #Tekax, Jhony Barón Hoil, sufrió un aparatoso accidente al caer, por un descuido, dentro de una alcantarilla en medio de la inundación. Afortunadamente fue rescatado en el momento por elementos de la Guardia Nacional. pic.twitter.com/jupJIibzf6— De Peso Yucatán (@depesoyuc) August 20, 2021
more recommended stories
Valladolid, Yucatan and Valladolid, Spain strenghten ties at Madrid’s FITUR 2022
“Valladolid has enormous development potential, which.
A truck driver drives 20 km in the opposite direction in the Mérida-Cancún Hwy (Watch Video)
During its journey, the truck almost.
Mauricio Vila to watch closely the Maya Train Project construction works in Yucatan
Governor Mauricio Vila Dosal held a.
Morelos Governor Cuauhtémoc Blanco denounces narco-political network in the state
Lots of politicians have ties to.
Villa María and its cenote, the natural attraction inside the historic center of Mérida
Only three known cenotes remain within.
Yucatan beekeepers position the state in first place nationwide in honey production
Among the Maya inheritances that Yucatan.
Vila and Fonatur Director reaffirm their commitment to continue promoting projects
Vila Dosal and the federal official.
Mexican Navy will take control of the security at Mérida Airport
The Mexican Navy (SEMAR) will be.
Yucatan Restaurant Sector severely affected by the unstoppable price increase
The restaurants are resisting this increase.
Expansion of the Electric Network in Chelem, Yucatan
Progreso City Council, will expand the.