- A Hispanic mother dies trying to cross the border with her children.
- Her 11-year-old daughter and a 3-year-old boy accompanied the woman.
- Her husband is devastated and now asks for help to repatriate the bodies.
A Hispanic mother dies while trying to cross the border with her two young children. The woman named Claudia Marcela, of Colombian origin, wanted to cross to the other side to meet her husband who was already waiting for her and unfortunately she ended up losing her life.
Through an Instagram video, the show ‘Hoy Día’ disclosed the chilling last call of the Hispanic mother who sounded desperate for someone to help her, after the coyotes she hired to cross the border, left her adrift with her children.
Hispanic mother dies trying to cross the border
“Please help me, I’m going to pass out.” They record the dramatic call of an abandoned mother on the border with her children shortly before she died; was the description that in the Instagram account of the morning show ‘Hoy Día’, from Telemundo, they hung with the chilling video of the last moments of the life of the Hispanic mother.
“In a call to 911 she can be heard asking for help for herself and her two children, ages 11 and 3, after getting lost in the Arizona desert while crossing to meet her husband. But the help was late. When the authorities arrived at the place, only the little boy was alive, ”they report in the morning.
An 11-year-old girl and a 3-year-old boy accompanied the Hispanic mother at the border
“Please help me,” says Claudia Marcela in a 911 call pleading for support in the face of the high temperatures in the Arizona desert in order to cross the border; “How many people are there with you?”, An operator responds, to which the Hispanic woman adds: “Two children, please help me, I’m going to faint,” the Colombian woman is heard saying.
Meanwhile, in the background the 11-year-old daughter of Claudia Marcela, who responded to the name of María José, could also be clearly heard: “Mommy, I’m hungry,” while she cried inconsolably; For his part, the alarmed operator tells him that he sent him a message through what’s app to detect his coordinates.
Support for Hispanic mother came late and dies
Unfortunately, for the luck of Claudia Marcela, her cell phone ran out of battery and the trail was not located, until finally the Border Patrol managed to find them but unfortunately only the 3-year-old boy named Christian was already alive, as the Hispanic mother and her 11-year-old daughter died from the extreme heat.
Claudia Marcela’s husband received the fateful news with immense pain: “I have no words to describe the feeling I have in this moment of powerlessness and at the same time of strength, of going to pick up my son and fighting day and night for me. son ”, were the first words of Victor Hugo Morales, Colombian partner of the deceased.
The husband of the Hispanic mother who dies crossing the border, asks for government support
Faced with the tragedy he is experiencing, Victor Hugo Morales, widower of Claudia Marcela and adoptive father of María José, between tears and devastated, asks the support of the Colombian Foreign Ministry to help him manage the power to repatriate the bodies of his two beloved wives :
“I ask the Colombian Foreign Ministry and the Colombian government here in the United States to help me repatriate the body of my wife and my daughter …”, he said in tears at the impotence that Claudia Marcela and her daughter María José died from the intense heat trying to cross the border.
The Hispanic woman’s husband implores that their 3-year-old son not be deported
In addition to requesting the repatriation of the bodies of his wife and daughter, the Colombian wants a lawyer to support him with the procedures so that his 3-year-old son is not deported and can stay and live with him in the United States … Faced with the sad news , people said:
“My God, how can we tell people that life is one and that we have to love everything that remains around us and stop thinking that only in the United States can we live?” I didn’t know that these are the hottest and most humid months of the year! For God’s sake risk your children for an idea of such an American dream for God’s sake ”,“ What a sadness !!!! Please also look for opportunities in your country !!!! And do not expose your lives and less those of those innocent creatures! ” HERE YOU CAN SEE THE VIDEO
Hispanic mother dies in house fire
A Hispanic mother of four, who resided in Gwinnett County, Georgia, died in a fire at her home early Wednesday morning while serving her quarantine for COVID-19. FOX 5. The woman was identified by her relatives as Febe Santos was found dead inside the house. All four of the victim’s children and her nanny were also at home at the time of the fire.
Authorities received a call at approximately 2:45 a.m. about a fire in the block at 100 Kennesaw Street in Buford. Minutes later, they found flames coming out of the windows of the house. Firefighters were unable to attack the fire from certain angles because a pickup truck was blocking the back of the house. According to FOX 5, by the time the team reached the center of the house, the floor and staircase were beginning to collapse into the basement.
The victim remained isolated in the basement of his house
“The victim was in the basement of the house. We don’t know if it was living arrangements or if it was a workplace, ”Lt. Donald Strother said. “We are still trying to figure that out.” Later, relatives confirmed that Santos was isolated after contracting the virus.
After the fire was extinguished, crews remained at the scene, opening up the walls and making sure the area was ventilated. Due to the construction of the house, the heat remained trapped inside creating the possibility of a re-ignition.
They open a page on GoFundMe to help cover expenses
Relatives of the victims established a page in GoFundMe to help cover burial expenses, replace lost property, and pay for medical expenses. As of the time of this story’s publication, they had raised more than $ 33,000.
Her husband the victim’s husband is battling for his life in the hospital, having also contracted COVID-19. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, authorities have not provided further details. Filed Under: Hispanic Mother Dies Crossing Border
According to what was shared by the relatives of Fede Santos on the GoFundMe page, the four children of the victim are as well as can be expected after such a tragedy and without serious injuries.
“I wanted to thank you all for your support. We are truly amazed at how amazing our community and beyond have responded to our call for help and action, ”the campaign spokesperson wrote on GoFundMe. Complete video here. Filed Under: Hispanic Mother Dies Crossing Border
Another case: Hispanic mother offered to wash clothes by hand to buy a cake for her son and it goes viral
Francisca Rodríguez, a single mother, dreamed of making her 5-year-old son’s humble birthday wish come true: a strawberry shortcake. However, since she did not have the income to pay for the gift, the Hispanic mother offered her services through Facebook to brighten her little one’s day and was tremendously surprised.
On August 24, through the social network, the woman from Hermosillo, Sonora, offered her laundry services, explaining her desire to raise money for her son Luis Ángel’s cake. On the radar. Filed Under: Hispanic Mother Dies Crossing Border