Accident in Nayarit, they transfer 10 Leonese who were in a private hospital and owed 600 thousand pesos
Tepic, Nayarit.- Aboard eight ambulances, 10 people from Leon who were receiving medical care at a private hospital in Tepic will return to the city tonight.
The foregoing was confirmed by the State Health Secretariat, which added that four more injured persons will be transferred by air.
The injured have received medical attention since the afternoon of last Friday, December 30, when the accident occurred at kilometer 44 of the Compostela-Chapalilla highwayapparently due to a mechanical failure in the truck.
The accident claimed the lives of 15 people from Leon who had gone on holiday at the end of the year to the beaches of Guayabitos.
The injured were admitted to social security clinics and the General Hospital of Compostela, some others to a private clinic, presumably at the request of the insurance companies.
Relatives of the injured had requested support on social networks to pay expenses, since they amounted to 600,000 pesos, however, they later confirmed that they had received support from the authorities.
“It has already been fixed, the government has already given their support, thank you very much and so that people realize that they are already supporting them,” they commented.
The Nayarit State Prosecutor’s Office had reported that 19 people had been admitted to the Puerta de Hierro Hospital, some are already in the city.
Tonight the 10 more people will be transferred in ambulances of the Emergency System of the State of Guanajuato (SUEG) and their arrival in the city is planned around 4 in the morning.
At the hospital in Tepic, three more injured will spend the night, who will be transferred by air due to the severity of the injuries, the same case for another patient receiving care in Zapopan, Jalisco.