The last nine days of the life of ball of faith They were very different from what I had imagined. friday april 22 suffered an accident in Brazil while paragliding, as part of the recordings of a chapter of Rest of the world (The Thirteen), dedicated to Paraty Island. As they had announced on the social networks of the show, Saturday at midnight they showed the video of the shocking moment. A failed takeoff of the plane, a gust of wind and a bump in the ground were a fateful combination.
In a different way at the start of each of the programs, the voice-over of the actor this time told the hours which preceded the accident. “When was the last time you had the pleasure of being fed by your old lady?” to me after one of the most shocking experiences i have ever hadbecause sometimes when you vibrate higher, it’s when you’re more exposed”, he reflected. As a kind of parenthesis to what was to happen later, they respected the chronological order of events and reflected Fede’s tour of the island.
“Have you seen that sometimes, before you do something risky, they tell you that nothing is going to happen, that there’s a one in a million chance that something will happen to you? Well, that day, I had to be the one”, he explained with complicity to the viewers. Accompanied by a cameraman and the producers, the driver said that they had been invited to see the most beautiful sunset in Brazil, and that a paragliding instructor would receive them. nicknamed BeautifulThe man explained that has been flying for 26 years and has also worked as a volunteer firefighter.
“I have a little poo, lifts a lot of height, it’s a giant industrial fan propeller And this is the first time I’ve done it in my life. I’m a little nervous,” they said just before the crash. Backstage, he confessed that, as reflected in the expression on his face, he had a certain wariness when he went upstairs.
“The first attempt was unsuccessful, the glider got tangled, but the pilot was confident because he has been doing this for twenty years and has never had an accident: immediately afterwards the unexpected happened”Faith told. The next thing that was seen was indeed a failure that caused the glider to tip over and the engine to fall on the pilot’s arm. The camera he wore on his helmet took some pictures, and the cry of: “I broke, I broke my arm, someone gave me a tourniquet”was more than enough to illustrate the seriousness of what happened.
“There, in the middle of the chaos, I realized something had snapped. I I saw my forearm bone outside my body, and the only thing holding it was my skin“, revealed. The request for an ambulance and the distance of more than four hours to reach another place to receive first aid, this is what continued. A journey that the son of Carmen Barbieri undertook with courage admirable, despite the pain caused by the exposed fractures. Another detail he revealed on the show was that the only one who could accompany him to intensive care was Bel, due to his status as a firefighter, and that is he who remained by his side at all times, deeply shocked and saddened by the accident.
“Calm down man, no one is to blame, it’s happened to you once in twenty years that someone had an accident, and it happened to me. These are the risks of traveling and being adventurous, living to 100, or maybe 120reassured Fede from the hospital bed. What followed was the first operation, and as planned by his mother in dialogue with TV show, Before starting the reconstruction, the doctor had to clean the area to be able to place the nails, because when they saw the injury, they found that there were still traces of grass and mud from the impact.
The operation this Friday morning was a success and the actor is restingaccompanied by the capocómica and also by his girlfriend, Sophie Aldrey. “Miracles are only the consequences of daring to believe,” Barbieri wrote on his Instagram account at the end of the intervention. And he added: “Thank goodness.” Depending on his evolution, the doctors will determine when the driver can be sent back to begin his recovery, which – although it is not yet confirmed – will probably take place in Buenos Aires, once he can travel: he will have to undergo a kinesiology treatment to strengthen the arm.