12-year-old girl dies after attempting viral TikTok challenge: she held her breath to the limit

miraclesa 12-year-old girl, died after attempting a dangerous challenge on TikTok, called blackout challenge, which consists of self-asphyxiation with a leash around the neck until the last minute and testing resistance. This was seen by several classmates who participated in a video call, which was recorded and saved on the family’s computer. Laura Luquethe minor’s aunt, is the one who reported the case that occurred in Barrio Celulosa, Argentina.

“My name is Lali, I make public what I am living. This is Milagros, my little niece, who lost her life today doing a TikTok challenge. Please, I ask you to share, my family and I have no consolation,” the aunt told Chain 3 Rosary.

According to local media, Milagros was found dead in her room by her father. Police personnel from Capitán Bermúdez, an ambulance and members of the Criminal Investigation Agency (AIC) immediately helped. Now the case is at the disposal of the Public Prosecutor’s Office, under the charge of the prosecutor Juan Carlos Ledesma.

For the minor’s aunt, someone encouraged her to do this challenge, because even a classmate is the one who shared and told what it was about. “We took care of her so much, we always talked about social networks, we asked her to tell us. The only thing I have to say is that Milagros did not lack anything, neither love from her family, nor anything, ”Lali added disconsolately.

“He loved to study, he was very intelligent. She was even a teacher of her own little brothers of hers. I want to tell moms and dads to be careful with these videos. I never thought I would go through something like this, ”she concluded.