Emiliano Sala’s father, Horacio Sala, has died of a heart attack three. The 58-year old man died three months after his son died in a plane crash on his way to Cardiff.
His friend and president of his local club confirmed that he died after suffering a heart attack on Friday, April 26, 2019.
Daniel Ribero, from San Martin de Progreso, told C5N TV channel that Emiliano Sala’s father had passed away on his bed before doctors arrived at his home in Progreso.
Horacio has reportedly been grief-stricken ever since his son’s body was found in the bottom of the sea and it is believed that his son’s death played a role in his sudden demise
Local politician Julio Muller said: “He could never get over Emi’s death.”