This weekend A tragedy occurred on the Mexican beaches of Tonalá, in Veracruz, after a 16-year-old teenager died in that place while his baptism ceremony was taking place.
The municipality authorities received an alert from some attendees of the ceremony, who assured that the young man was swept away by the waves while being baptized.
The young man participated with his family in a celebration of a congregation on the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico.https: //t.co/dzlw4KiYFI
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Upon arriving at the scene, other people from the religious congregation indicated that two minors had gone into the sea to be baptized when they were surprised by the current and only one of them managed to get out.
Minutes later, the police managed to rescue the body of the teenager identified only as Gabriel and was taken to the seashore; however, they were unable to revive him as he no longer had vital signs.