Man, 60, hurt in Mercedes highway mishap PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 28 September 2014 14:06

A 60 year-old pedestrian was seriously injured after he was bumped by a vehicle along the highway in Barangay Mercedes last Wednesday.

The victim was identified as Ramon A. Fernando,single and a resident of Barangay Vitali. The vehicle was described as a red Mazda Bonggo bearing a temporary plate number 151002 and driven by Arthur D. Macrohon, 35, married, of Culianan.

Police investigation disclosed that the vehicle was travelling from west and upon reaching the highway, Fernando who was under the influenced of liquor crossed the road that resulted in the accident.

Fernando  sustained head and body injuries and was brought to the Zamboanga City Medical Center for treatment while the driver and the vehicle were brought to Culianan Police Station for proper disposition and further investigation. — Cris E. Pantaleon/WMSU Intern