During the “Pozole” eating contest, which is a local dish in Tinum city of Yucatan state of Mexico, 48-year-old Hugo Ismael, one of the participants, suddenly fell ill and fell to the ground while eating. While the other contestants immediately tried to help Ismael, Isamel, who was in serious condition, was taken to the hospital. As a result of the examination at the hospital, it was determined that Ismael died.
Eyewitnesses stated that Hugo Ismael drowned during the competition and was not given first aid after he fell ill. The Yucatan State Attorney General’s Office announced that an investigation has been launched into the incident. (UAV)