A new surveillance video shows the horrific moment when a Brazilian male model crushes a 16-year-old boy and severs part of his leg.
Footage recorded from an apartment opposite a beach in Rio de Janeiro’s Barra de Tijuca district shows João Cardim crossing the street with his mother, Mariana Cardim, last Saturday.
João Cardim runs to the pavement when Bruno Krupp suddenly crashes his motorcycle into the teenager and knocks him off his feet.
Without a motorcycle license, Krupp continues to race down the street and at one point crashes into the ground.
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A security camera video released Friday shows the moment Brazilian model Bruno Krupp (pictured) crushed 16-year-old João Cardim in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night. Cardim died that night at a local hospital. Krupp, 25, is now facing a murder charge. He underwent surgery on a broken collarbone on Wednesday, describing the incident as an ‘accident’.
Brazilian 16-year-old João Cardim (right) was run over by Brazilian Bruno Krupp last Saturday night while walking with his mother, Mariana Cardim (left) to a beach in the Barra de Tijuca neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro. Model driving a motorcycle without a license. The young man who lost part of his leg in the accident was taken to a local hospital and died.
The still image from a security camera video shows João Cardim running to the pavement before being struck by a motorcycle driven by Brazilian model Bruno Krupp, an unlicensed driver.
Due to the impact of the accident, part of João Cardim’s left leg was severed and he was rescued from a lawn near the entrance to the beach where they planned to walk before returning home after attending a birthday party with his mother.
Cardim was admitted to the Lourenco Jorge Municipal Hospital, where he died a short time later.
Krupp was hospitalized at the same medical facility and was discharged on Sunday.
But the social media phenomenon was admitted for surgery at a hospital in Méier’s Rio de Janeiro neighborhood on Wednesday, and was arrested after a judge issued an arrest warrant accusing him of murder.
Brazilian 16-year-old João Cardim has been spotted on camera walking with his mother, Mariana Cardim, before being stranded by speeding motorcycle rider Bruno Krupp.
Still image from the video description that Brazilian model Bruno Krupp released on Wednesday just before he had surgery at a hospital in Rio de Janeiro. Krupp was riding his motorcycle without a license and ran into 16-year-old João Cardim, who died in hospital after the crash last Saturday. “I didn’t drink, I didn’t do drugs. It was an accident, guys,” he said.
Krupp, who had surgery to repair his clavicle fracture, posted a video description recorded from his hospital bed before the surgery, stating that it was an ‘accident’ for him and that he was mistreated by medical staff at Lourenco Jorge Municipal Hospital. waiting to be treated.
“I was taken by ambulance, I didn’t run from the hospital, I didn’t run from the doctors,” Krupp said in Portuguese. “I was dying in the hospital, the staff were mistreating me, hitting me on a gurney in the hallway, calling me a murderer as if I had done something wrong.”
The model denied rumors that she was injured while riding a motorcycle.
“I didn’t drink, I didn’t do drugs. It was an accident, guys,” Krupp said.
Krupp was stopped by traffic police just three days before the fatal accident. He refused the breathalyzer test and was called up for riding a bike without a license and driving a vehicle without a license plate.
The motorcycle that Brazilian model Bruno Krupp was riding when he ran to kill a teenager in Rio de Janeiro last Saturday was surrounded by residents and police. Brazilian television channel Globo reported on Thursday that Krupp had failed a road test required to obtain a motorcycle license.
A still image of a security camera released on Friday shows a crowd surrounding 16-year-old João Cardim after he was struck by a motorcycle driven by Brazilian model Bruno Krupp last Saturday.
He bought the motorcycle in May, but failed the road test, Brazilian channel TV Globo reported.
Before Krupp went into surgery on Wednesday, he told his lawyer, William Pena, that the motorcycle’s brakes failed as it approached Cardim.
“There was no deception. No one is leaving the house to run over and kill anyone,” Pena told reporters on Thursday. There is a certain exaggeration in everything they publish.”
However, Krupp is said to be speeding at over 90 miles per hour before crashing into the teenager.
Security cameras installed at several workplaces on Lúcio Costa Boulevard showed speeding in the left lane.
It is known that he spends every weekend here. “Those noisy motorcycles, they fly over here, sometimes they pass here, and when we look at them, they’re already far away,” a kiosk worker who saw the crash on Saturday told Globo.