Serial prankster drowned in lake when his pal thought he was JOKING round and didn’t trouble to avoid wasting him

Serial prankster drowned in lake when his pal thought he was JOKING round and didn’t trouble to avoid wasting him


A SERIAL prankster has reportedly drowned in a lake when his pal thought he was joking and didn’t trouble saving him.

Matheus Rodrigues Araujo, 21, had been having fun with a lazy swim in a lake in his residence state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, when tragedy struck.


Matheus Rodrigues Araujo, 21, together with his fiancée Larissa, who says she nonetheless can’t imagine he’s gone[/caption]


Matheus drowned in a lake in Sao Paulo, Brazil on August 26 – simply three days after proposing[/caption]

The younger man – who received engaged three days earlier than his dying – drowned after his pal thought he was messing round when he tried to get assist as he sank underwater.

Pal Rafaela de Sousa Silva claims as a result of Matheus was a joker that nobody really believed he was in true hazard.

“He crossed the lake swimming and it was very large. On the way in which again, he had a cramp, however he performed quite a bit, so I believe it took them some time to grasp it was true”, she mentioned.

The devastating accident passed off on August 26, simply three days after the younger Brazilian labourer proposed to his accomplice Larissa Souza.

Matheus had made his manner from the fitness center that fateful afternoon and despatched footage of the lake to his fiancée earlier than leaping in and getting a cramp that killed him.

He was within the water for an hour and a half earlier than police and firemen pulled him out.

When his fiancée heard the information, she rushed to the scene and witnessed the rescue.

She instructed Brazilian information web site G1: “It nonetheless hasn’t sunk in. A motorcycle passes by and I believe it’s him.

“It solely sunk in when the firemen took him out of the water, the place he had been for round an hour and a half.

“He was soiled with mud they usually didn’t attempt to revive him as a result of quite a lot of time had already handed.”

Larissa and Matheus had been collectively for 2 years and had been planning to get married 2023.

Larissa instructed of the second Matheus proposed to her. She mentioned: “We had been getting back from a social occasion by motorcycle, and the visitors was very calm.

“He then stopped the motorcycle and requested me if I needed to marry him in two years’ time. That’s the way it went.”

Matheus helped to load lorries at a warehouse in Tapirai for a residing.

Larissa mentioned: “We deliberate our lives collectively and it nonetheless appears like I’m dreaming, that I’ll get up in some unspecified time in the future and he’ll be right here.”

His buddy Rafaela added: “He had an excellent coronary heart, he labored very nicely, he didn’t mess with something fallacious.

“He lately purchased the bike he needed a lot and was even speaking about getting married. He was in an excellent part.”


Matheus lately purchased a brand new bike and was planning his wedding ceremony when tragedy struck[/caption]

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