The Secretary of the Presidency of the Republic, Álvaro Delgado, suffered a serious traffic accident this Friday afternoon, on route 24 that goes to Río Negro. He was traveling as a passenger in a vehicle driven by his official driver.
Both Delgado and the driver were transferred to a sanatorium of the mutual Corporación Médica de Paysandú (COMEPA) in Paysandú. According to what he said on the radio sarandi the medical director of the center, Verónica Laurino, both arrived in a good state of mind and “lucid”.
According to the professional, Álvaro Delgado suffered head trauma without loss of consciousness, as well as trauma to his fist, but no signs of a fracture were found. A skull tomography has already been performed with normal results, and the doctor has indicated that other tomographies will be carried out, this time of the chest and abdomen.
The Presidency statement on the state of health of Álvaro Delgado after the accident
“On the morning of this Friday, May 26, the Secretary of the Presidency, Álvaro Delgado, and his companion, Carlos Soria, had a car accident at km 23 of Route 24. Both Delgado and Soria are in good health. and they were transferred to the COMEPA-IAMPP medical emergency in Paysandú”, explains the statement released by the Presidency to the media.
“Both are without serious injuries and will be hospitalized for 24 hours for observation. Their transfers to Montevideo will be valued according to their evolution, “adds the text.