Rafael Santos AragÃ£o
Died Friday, April 19th 2013
A diver died while working on repairs on the hull of a vessel located in Ponta de Nossa Senhora. Rafael Santos Aragao, 29 years old died at 2m depth. He was diving with a buddy, but one on each side of the ship. Then his buddy realized that Rafael had sunk. Tough the area was shallow, Rafael had sunk down to 18m. He was retrieved and returned to the surface where they noted he was bleeding from his nose. He was taken to the hospital, where he was dead on arrival. He was then taken to the Dept. of Technical Police where they will do an investigation to determine the cause of death. The Captain of the port has opened an inquiry to hasten the investigation of this case.