Felipe Gallegos and his family
A Texas resident who wanted to make some money before the holidays died after falling from the roof while hanging Christmas lights.
Felipe Gallegos was with his 17-year-old son Argyle during his tragic fall. They washed the glass and set holiday lights.
вЂњHe was on the roof, and then we heard something,вЂќ said his widow Alisha Flick to the WFAA. вЂ” He was lying on concrete, saying: вЂњHelp me, help me.вЂќ
According to Tarrant County medical expert, a 39-year-old man from Wise County was diagnosed with fractures of the skull and chest, as well as bleeding in the brain.
Gallegos was rushed to Medical City Denton for surgery but died on Saturday, December 1, from his injuries.
According to the GoFundMe page that his friend created, Gallegos вЂњwas the main earner for his family and worked for himself.вЂќ вЂњAccording to www.usa.one. Fundraising aimed at supporting his wife and son вЂ” especially during the holidays вЂ” has already brought in $50,000 donated by more than 500 people. Vdoma Gellegosa wrote on her Facebook page that anyone who wants to say goodbye to Felipe can do this on Thursday, December 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Hawkins funeral home in Decatur, Texas.