Man tries to kill himself jumping from CFE tower in Mazatlan


Mazatlan, Sinaloa.- A man who threw himslef from a tower of the Federal Electricity Commission CFE in the Santa Fe Subdivision, in southern Mazatlan, resulted with multiple injuries.

The man dived from an approximate height of 8 meters (27 feet).

Civil Protection and Red Cross staff provided medical attention and then transferred the subject to a hospital. Agents of the National Guard are already investigating the incident, along with psychologists from Uniprevi who also arrived on site, and declared that the person could have mental problems.

So far it is unknown if the individual was under the influence of alcohol or any other substance. And the reasons that led him to attempt against his own life are still unknown, it is only said that the man was apparently homeless, so the authorities will try to find any relative.

The Mazatlan Post Newsroom with information from