Published On: Wed, Dec 20th, 2017

Former secretary of Croc Mexicali and wife die in car accident on their way to Cancun

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Mauro Quintero López who was General Secretary of the Workers ‘and Peasants’ Revolutionary Confederation (CROC) Mexicali Federation and his wife died In a car accident that occurred on the Mérida-Cancún highway on Monday December 18.

According to Grupo Megamedia’s Diario de Yucatan, the events occurred around 1:15 p.m. on kilometer 167 of this highway, when the gray Chevrolet Aveo with state license plates from Quintana Roo overturned and ended up upsidedown.

The reports indicate that the driver, identified as Celia Badilla Madrid, apparently lost control of the car, overturning and rolling repeatedly, to end up completely overturned leaving the driver lifeless due to injuries that occurred in the accident.

Quintero López was rescued from the car using hydraulic firefighting tools, managing to release him but it was reported that he died moments later due to the accident.

Ministerial Authorities and Federal Police arrived to file an expert report, while the bodies were transferred to the Forensic Medical Service (Semefo) of Yuatán.

Mauro Quintero López was  a member of the CROC for several years, he occupied various positions, and was well known as a constant defender of the transport sector workers’ rights.

Source: The Baja Post



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