A 23-year-old man from Mashamba hamlet in Venda reportedly consumed one bottle of Jagermeister before collapsing and ultimately passing away, according to a sad social media account.
A 23 years old man from Mashamba village in Venda collapsed and later died after consuming 1 bottle of jagermeister. pic.twitter.com/PFQwpLnhh9
— MokupiPogisho👁️ (@MokupiPogisho) July 11, 2022
In the article Gathered said he passed away following an alleged drinking contest in which he consumed an entire bottle of Jagermeister.
The competition reportedly took place on Sunday night inside a neighborhood liquor store in Mashamba village in Venda, according to the New24 report.
Speaking on the incident, Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo disclosed that many participants claimed that a prize of R200 was offered to the person who could consume the full contents of the bottle within a predetermined amount of time.
One of them passed out right away and was brought to the nearby clinic, where he was pronounced dead, according to Mojapelo.
The incident is the subject of a police investigation right now.