A carabineer from the Talagante police station, 23rd, and his companion died yesterday afternoon from injuries sustained in a traffic accident in that commune.
The incident occurred at 19:45 yesterday, at kilometer 1 of Avenida Jaime Guzmán, in front of the condominium "El Naranjal". There, said the institution, a smaller vehicle impacted the motorcycle, which was moved by Corporal Ignacio Méndez Andrades (24), who was in civilian clothes.
Meanwhile, the man who was driving the car is awaiting a subpoena from the North Central Prosecutor's Office. After the event, the couple was transferred to the Talagante Hospital, where resuscitation exercises were performed. However, both died at the medical center due to injuries. Mendez, single and without children, joined the Carabineros in January 2013.