The Secretary of Administration of Pinhal Grande, in the Central Region of Rio Grande do Sul, died after suffering an accident on the ERS-149 this Thursday (22). Cleonilso Antonio da Silva was driving a pickup truck, which collided with a truck in the town of São Cristóvão, in the interior of the municipality.
According to the Military Brigade Road Command (CRBM), the accident occurred around 10:15 am, between Pinhal Grande and Nova Palma. With the force of impact, the top of the secretary’s truck was ripped off. The truck driver suffered no injuries.
The mayor of the municipality, Lucas Michelon (PP), says that Cleonilso’s burial will take place at the Municipal Cemetery, after the release of the body by the Legal Medical Institute.
The prefecture suspended services at the Administrative Center until Monday (26) and must declare three-day official mourning.
Truck involved in an accident that killed the Secretary of Administration of Pinhal Grande — Photo: CRBM/Disclosure