Two elements of the Mexican Army died and four more were injured when the vehicle in which they were transporting overturned. The San Luis Potosí State Attorney General’s Office (FGESLP) is investigating whether it could be an attack against public servants.
The events were recorded at dawn this Tuesday, at kilometer 117 of the highway that connects Ciudad Valles and Tamuín.
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Until now, the events surrounding the overturning suffered by the officers of the Sedena -Secretariat of National Defense- are being investigated, as there is evidence that they suffered an attack by organized crime,” the agency reported in a statement. FGESLP.
The document indicates that it collaborates with federal authorities to clarify what could appear to be an accident.
Four more soldiers who were being transported in the same transport unit were injured, and were taken to receive medical attention. Personnel from the Scientific Deputy Prosecutor’s Office stationed in that area were in charge of removing the bodies and processing evidence.”
In recent months, the Huasteca Potosina area has been the scene of multiple confrontations between armed groups, and acts of violence against civilians.
To this, during his morning conference, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador sent his condolences and regretted the events.
In San Luis Potosí, two elements of the Army lose their lives in an ambush and others are wounded, all of this hurts a lot,” he said.
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