The interpreter was walking into his room when he tripped and fell, injuring his neck
A month after setting the alarms for a urinary infection, Vicente Fernández was admitted to emergency this weekend after suffering a fall that seriously damaged his cervicals, for which he had to undergo an operation.
Yesterday, Vicente Fernández Jr. was questioned outside the hospital where “Charro de Huentitlán” is hospitalized. In the statements captured by Venga la Alegría, the singer confirmed the fall of his father and, despite how worrying it may be, explained that he is stable.
“ It was a fall but it’s okay, it’s a matter of an accident. He slipped and fell. We are scared because it was no wonder, accidents are like that but everything is going well, “he said while trying to get out of the parking lot.
Although it was not until this Sunday that the news about Vicente Fernández’s accident emerged, the fall occurred on Friday, August 6, when the interpreter was walking into his room at the “Los Tres Potrillos” ranch.
Because the singer from Here among us is a senior citizen, any mishap represents a greater risk. On this occasion, the impact of his fall damaged his cervicals, for which he had to be sedated and operated on in an emergency.
From Friday until Sunday night, Vicente Fernández remained sedated, so his children could only verify that his recovery was favourable.
Vicente Fernández Jr. expressed that his father can receive controlled visits due to the increase in coronavirus infections caused by the third wave. He explained that the hospital allows relatives to enter in shifts and stay inside for a short time.
“It has all its precautionary and security measures, for that reason, we can enter a little under all the security measures that the state of Jalisco is saying, ” he continued.
Despite the fact that Vicente Fernández had to undergo surgery on his spine, so far the health of the Mexican regional interpreter is presumed stable.
According to the information of the TV Azteca morning, the actor also received the visit of his two eldest sons, Gerardo and Vicente Jr., however, the great absentee has been Alejandro Fernández, who was travelling outside the country.
In this regard, the ex-husband of Mara Patricia Castañeda commented that her brother will visit his father when possible: “ Obviously. There are planes and there is a way for me to return ”.
Alejandro Fernández was captured by Despierta América at the airport. The reporter took the opportunity to ask him about the state of health of “Chente” but the singer did not know what to answer because apparently, he did not know that his father is hospitalized.
“ I already finished the holidays. Obviously, we’ve been in contact but I don’t have any information, I don’t know. I don’t know if he’s hospitalized, brother. Don’t put words in my mouth, ”he replied.
For a few weeks, Vicente Fernández’s health has been affected. At 81, the singer’s physical condition has become more vulnerable, so any alteration generates greater concern. This has caused their family, friends and fans to be more attentive to any situation.
During the early morning hours of July 8, the “Charro de Huentitlán” was hospitalized in an emergency for gastrointestinal ailments. Inside the hospital, a Covid test was also performed in order to rule out that his condition was related to the virus.
After a few hours, the diagnosis changed ensuring that the singer had a urinary tract infection and would stay in the hospital for a couple of hours and was discharged on July 9.