Family and friends mourn the loss of a surfer scar Serra.
The 22-year-old star died on July 17 following a tragic surfing accident in Puerto Escondido, Mexico. The Spanish surfer suffered fatal injuries after falling from a wave that reached 6 feet before hitting the ocean floor, according to Men’s health, which quoted local media.
Euro News Weekly reported that rescuers were able to get Serra out of the water after the fall, but attempts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful.
The Spanish Surfing Federation also confirmed the news in a Tweeter shared moments after the tragedy. “A day of big waves in Zicatela [Puerto Escondido] today has given us a very hard blow, “the statement read.” Our sincere condolences to family and friends on the loss of Óscar Serra. “
“There are no words to describe so much pain,” the organization wrote. “Life is often unfair.”
Serra’s relatives also took to social media to share their beloved memories of the young athlete, including his partner, Ainara Aymat.