On the morning of this Wednesday, the Imbacano clinic announced the fifth medical part about the health status of Freddy Rinconwho is still hospitalized in a Intensive Care Unit (ICU) after his grave car accident last monday in Cali.
“The Imbanaco clinic, with prior authorization from the relatives, is allowed to inform that Freddy Rincón’s condition remains deeply critical. Follow-ups, diagnostic tests, radiological studies and clinical condition do not show a favorable evolution”, said Laureano Quintero, medical director of the hospital center.
“As we announced from the beginning, its condition and criticality are extreme. The prognosis remains very guarded. We will continue with all the pertinent measures and it must be clear that the evolution is not favorable, ”he added at a press conference.
Thus the panorama, the state of health of the Colombian soccer idol has not shown improvement compared to previous reports. On the afternoon of this Tuesday, Dr. Quintero had indicated that the ‘Colossus of Buenaventura’ was maintained with “advanced support measures” and that they should be practiced additional tests on the brain in order to implement the most appropriate work plan.
A few hours later, the Imbanaco clinic spoke again, but there was no news regarding the treatment of the former Valle del Cauca soccer player. “It is essential for us to ask everyone to understand that the only official source of what is really happening are these press releases. Any other information is only generating pain in their relatives, “added the medical director.
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On Tuesday night, the Mayor of Cali, Jorge Ivan Ospina, relatives, friendsand Freddy’s followers gathered at a public event to pray for his health and speedy recovery. One of the first to speak was freddy stevenone of Rincón’s sons, who cried out for his father’s well-being: “We must continue to be positive, believe that my dad is going to get up from there. You have to believe in God.”
“We have to have a lot of faith. We have united all the relatives, so that he feels our support, just as he has not offered it. (…) We are very grateful for the support and prayers. We are hooked on God We are confident that he will come out of this.” manifested Darly Rincon, Freddy’s niece.
Jorge Eduardo Munoz Beltran is the driver of the feeder bus that collided with the van in which the ex-football player was moving Freddy Rincon, in the early hours of Monday, April 11.
In dialogue with the broadcaster Tropicana Calithe 28-year-old citizen said that he barely he was starting his work shift as an operator in the mass transportation system of the Valle del Cauca capital when the accident occurred. As he pointed out, he has been working seven months in the transport company, and currently waiting for the evolution of the wounds on one of his legs to be able to be surgically intervened in the Clinic ValleSalud.
“It’s time to wait for me to deflate to be able to do the surgery. Thank God, the attention has been very good, “he explained in the radio space. And he added that “the traffic light was greenin fact, I had started when the other one was in red, the previous one. That’s fifth with 27, I think.”
Likewise, Muñoz indicated that the speed to the one your bus was traveling at the time of the accident was normal for the exclusive lane of MINE and specified that he did not find out who the wounded man in the other vehicle was until he was hospitalized.