Rebecca Writens He couldn’t help but break down after meeting the hero who saved a two-year-old boy who had been dragged away by a mudslide that fell in Jicamarca, San Juan de Lurigancho.
the driver of ‘America Shows’ She tried to hold back her tears at what happened, but commented that as a mother of two children, the images were very shocking to her.
“They are strong images. As a mom, imagine,” he said. Rebecca Writens with a broken voice and asked her producer to present another note because she was very moved by the situation.
And it is that the program ‘Send who sends’, On the afternoon of Thursday, March 16, he brought together José Luis Castillo, father of the two-year-old Emir who fell into the huaico, and Armando Hugo Ureta, a hero without a cape who saved the child from certain death.
In the Jicamarca area, two mudslides fell and the last one, recorded on Wednesday, March 15, collapsed and took several houses, including Emir’s, who was unable to hold on to his father and was dragged several meters into the river bed. the broken However, Mr. Hugo, seeing that the child was being pulled by mud currents, decided to take him out and rescue him.
The images of the rescue quickly went viral on various social networks because many people remembered that the situation was very similar to what Evangelina Chamorro Díaz experienced, when she managed to get out of the water and mud left behind by the mudslide that fell in Punta Hermosa in the 2017.
The program run by Maria Pia Copello he was in charge of bringing together the father of the family and the hero who saved the child. Mr. José Luis was very grateful to his neighbor and told her that he will never forget the gesture he had with his youngest son.
“Thanks to you because I released my son when I couldn’t take it anymore because he was being hit by various things, it was with pity that I released him. In advance, thank you very much because my little son might be going to die or be passed out or in a coma, I will always be grateful to my neighbor. I know him by sight, ”he declared.
For his part, Armando Ureta, a young man who works in fishing, commented that he does not live in the area and that day he went to visit his cousins’ house, but when he saw what had happened, he did not hesitate for a moment to help the victims.
“I think that any person should have that willingness to react in any dangerous situation, I had to act like that and I did. Grateful to God that the child is alive because he was dragged from a long distance, ”commented the fisherman from Pucusana who managed to rescue the child.
The program of Maria Pia and ‘Charlotte‘ They also supported Sósimo Martínez, a man who lost his main work tool, such as his motorcycle taxi that was swept away by a mudslide in Jicamarca, resulting in total destruction.
The drivers promised to buy him a new mototaxi, but also to help him implement a new house, since he also lost his home, a product of the force of nature. Carlos Vílchez gave him a television so that Sósimo doesn’t miss a single show of ‘Send whoever’s in charge’.