Erika Irazema Briones Perezthe municipal president of Villa de Reyes in San Luis Potosí, He died Thursday in a car accident.which is added to the death of the mayor of San Miguel Totolapan in Guerrerowho was shot in the City hall. This was confirmed by the governor of the entity, Ricardo Gallardo Cardonathrough his Twitter account:
“Today we lost in a car crash to a great woman, a great friend and companion of years of struggle. Rest in peace, Erika Briones, municipal president of Villa de Reyes.”
The state president reported that a trailer could have caused the accidentbecause it seems crossed a lane when the municipal president was traveling on the Periferico at the height of the eastern section near the El Mesquite community.
The mayor was traveling this morning along with three other people who were also victims of the crash at the moment they were going over the road section in the West Bypass.
How was the accident where Erika Briones died?
According to the first data, the young mayor was traveling in a blue van at kilometer 51.8 of the road that leads to the municipality of Villa de Arriagawhen in a curve he came face to face with a trailer that was transporting tomatoes.
Both vehicles fell into a cliff where the mayor died along with two companions, as well as the tractor driver. According to images on social networks, the body of Erika Briones left the unit and was left among rocks.
The Logistik 1 and Logistik 2 industrial parks are located in Villa de Reyes and it houses the GM and BMW assemblers, as well as an important automotive cluster.
Erika Briones entered politics with Ricardo Gallardo Juárez, father of the current state governor, José Ricardo Gallardo Cardona; when the Gallardía political group left the PRD to join the PVEM, the mayor did not leave that party, but a couple of months ago, in a public act, she decided to join the PVEM and return to the political project from which it emerged.