In the case of a swimming accident in Colombia, a Swiss and a Swiss-were killed. The Federal Department of foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Thursday a report by "20 minutes".
According to the report, relying on several South American media, the 31-year-old Swiss and the 22-year-old Swiss woman on holiday found. When exactly the accident in the Tayrona occurred national Park, was not known.
Apparently, strong waves
According to the Director of the national Park is at the beach where the accident occurred, strong wave action, such as "20 minutes" reported. A dip in the sea was, therefore, at any time, to dangerous. According to one of the members of the Swiss did not know this, apparently: "The Guide warned the group in front of the waves. He said you could run up to 100 meters into the sea, and there still are," she told the newspaper.
The Embassy of Switzerland in Bogota was in contact with the competent authorities and the EDA, the members take care of in the framework of consular protection, said the authority, at the request of the Agency, Keystone-SDA.
Created: 17.01.2019, 10:51 PM