The boy’s family assures that his death was due to the low temperatures in Texas; slept in a mobile home without power
A child, 11 – year-old from Honduras, was killed by low temperatures that have caused the winter storms in Houston, Texas, United States.
On February 16, during the morning, the Piñeda family woke up and realized that the boy, identified as Cristian, was dead. The family had been sleeping in a mobile home for two nights without electricity in Texas.
Honduran boy had just arrived in Texas
The boy had recently been brought from Honduras to Houston, Texas to be able to reunite with his family, his mother, María Pineda, said in an interview with Univisión Noticias.
The day before he died, the boy was playing with the snow left by the winter storm in Texas. His mother did not imagine that the next day the child would wake up dead.