A 16-year-old teenager he died of hypothermia after jumping into Nahuel Huapi Lake in San Carlos de Bariloche. The young man was in the water for half an hour and was rescued in serious condition by divers from the Argentine naval prefecture.
As the Rio Negro police confirmed, the incident took place around 5:00 pm this Saturday Drink alcohol on the shore with a group of friends.
Surprisingly, the teenager sank into the lake. After being rescued, he had entered Ramon Carrillo's local hospital. Doctors tried to help him restore body temperature, but without any benefit: He underwent two heart arrests and could not resurrect him.
The police, which had approached the place where the boys were, kidnapped some of the victim's belongings, including a bottle of red wine, a flask and a beer.
Nahuel Huapi waters have a temperature that varies between 12 ° C and 15 ° C at this time of year. But only a few meters from the shore, the values can drop to 5 ° C and 7 ° Cenough to affect the body within minutes, according to rescue experts.