Friends, athletes, soccer fans and citizens gathered to clamor for the recovery of Freddy Rinconthe former player of the Colombia selection and that shone in four countries.
In the early hours of this Monday, April 11, a truck collided with and a bus from the MIO mass system on Fifth Street, in the south of the capital of Valle del Cauca.
Rincón had to undergo surgery and remains in intensive care in very critical condition. In Cali there are prayer chains for his health.
It is also requested by the driver of the public service car, Jorge Eduardo Muñoz Beltrán, who suffered a fracture in his right leg.
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In the last report on Tuesday, la Quirónsalud Group Imbanaco Clinicprior authorization from his family, reported that “the patient Freddy Eusebio Rincon Valencia continues in our Intensive Care Unit where he is receiving care from an interdisciplinary group of professionals, after surgery for severe head trauma”.
Dr. Laureano Quintero noted that “after this type of procedure, it is prudent to follow up on the patient’s evolution, so the medical body has decided to carry out some additional studies on his brain to determine the steps to follow. For now, the patient continues with advanced support measures and its forecast has not changed”.
He insisted that “it is pertinent to clarify that only the official communications published through the media of the Quirónsalud Group Imbanaco Clinic they represent the institutional voice and update what is really happening”.
The only official source of what is happening are communications that we are issuing from the clinic, respecting confidentiality. Any other information only generates pain in their relatives
Quintero asked “everyone to understand that the only official source of what is really happening are these communications that we are issuing from the clinic, respecting confidentiality and pertinent elements.”
“Any other information only generates discomfort and pain in their relatives. Please, this is the official means by which what is really happening is communicated,” said the doctor.
Messages circulate on networks that refer to a tragic outcome in the life of the former soccer player, media commentator and soccer coach.
The family also expressed that they feel pain for these rumors.but that he maintains his hope for the recovery of Rincón.
Freddy Stiven Rincón said they have hope for his father’s recovery.
The mayor of Cali, Jorge Ivan OspinaHe said that “this is not the time to speculate, it is a time when we must be united and ask for the recovery of Freddy Rincón and the driver Jorge Eduardo Muñoz.”
The crash occurred at 4:37 a.m. on Monday, April 11, on Fifth Street, near the Pan-American Park, known as Las Banderas.
The van in which Freddy Rincón was travelingHe was advancing at that time in front of the Pascual Guerrero stadium and arrived at the traffic light intersection.
A preliminary report would indicate that the private car went through the traffic light on a red light. It has not been specified if his speed was fast.
When it reached the road in a south-north direction, a van appeared that sent the van about 40 meters away, hitting it on the passenger side.
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