The recording, which has been released by various media outlets on Twitter, shows the speed at which the two vehicles were traveling – MIO and the truck in which former soccer player Freddy Rincón was traveling – and even the exact moment of the collision. In addition, there is a detail that has attracted attention and it is that, apparently, After this accident occurred on Calle 5 with Carrera 34 south of Cali, two men leave the vehicle and board a taxi.
Given this, the Ministry of Mobility explained that it is one of the versions that is circulating on social networks, but at the moment It would be the CTI that assumes said investigation to establish from the fingerprints on the steering wheel who was driving. In this way, the unknown remains to determine the identity of said persons.
Even the mayor of Cali, Jorge Iván Ospina Gómez, spoke about this yesterday afternoon, saying that the authorities were looking for one of the people. “We do not know him (the driver), we could not give truthful information about it. What I do know is that as long as we have information, we will provide it to the community. At this time of networks, new evidence and information will always come outOspina said.
This is the video of the exact moment of the crash and how the two people leave the vehicle.
Regarding the breathalyzer tests, Ospina pointed out that these were negative, but that Freddy Rincón’s was not carried out due to his serious health condition.
“Three or four people were moving in the van. It is a reason for investigation, but it is established that they were Freddy Rincón, 55 years old; María Manuela Patiño, 20, and Diana Lorena Cortés, 43. Information on the fourth subject is unknown,” said Ospina. Regarding a video after the accident in which a man is seen rebuking a citizen who is recording the events, and who could be the fourth passenger, he said he did not know the identity of the subject and if he was one of the occupants of the vehicle.
The vehicle involved, a Ford truck with UGR-410 license plates, owned by Tomás Humberto Díaz Valencia, remained in the hands of the Attorney General’s Office as part of the accident investigation. The car had expired Soat and records fines for traffic violations in Cali.
“Today what is really important is that Freddy Rincón can come out of this circumstance well and manage to recover”reflected the president of Cali.
Six fines and expired Soat: history of the truck in which Freddy Rincón had an accident
The vehicle in which former soccer player Freddy Rincón was traveling, at the time of his spectacular accident at dawn this Monday in Cali, He had expired Compulsory Traffic Accident Insurance (Soat) and several fines for traffic violations.
“The car had expired Soat and records fines for traffic violations in Cali,” said Mayor Jorge Iván Ospina at a press conference on the incident.
It is a Ford truck with UGR410 license plates, owned by Tomás Humberto Díaz Valencia, which was left in the hands of the Attorney General’s Office as part of the investigation of the accident.
When reviewing the online system of the Colombian Federation of Municipalities National Directorate (Simsit) it is evident that the truck has pending payment of six fines and two subpoenas, for a value greater than four million three hundred thousand pesos ($4,379,458). Five of these infractions were committed in the jurisdiction of Cali, two in Yumbo and the rest in Yotoco.
The latest: Freddy Rincón does not improve and doctors say his prognosis is “very reserved”
After undergoing surgery and admitted to the intensive care unit, the medical condition of former soccer player Freddy Rincón continues to be very critical and reserved. As explained on Tuesday morning by Dr. Laureano Quintero, medical director of the Imbanaco Clinic.
“He continues with advanced support measures, his condition remains very critical, his prognosis has not changed. We will continue to implement all the necessary measures to manage your situation, we hope that according to its evolution, we will give you relevant information,” Quintero said.