1 dead, 2 hurt in hi-way mishap PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 28 November 2014 12:55

A fish vendor was killed, while two others including a barangay kagawad, were injured in a road mishap at Sitio Basagan, Buenavista, Wednesday afternoon.

Killed was Adnan Adua y Duraim, 35, of Sitio Camias, Curuan. Injured were Benjamin Espejo y Rebollos, 46, married, kagawad of Latuan and his motorcycle backrider Desiree Canada,36, of Tumaga.

A police report disclosed that an Isuzu Crosswind driven by Jesus Saavedra y Jayson, 51, married, of Lower Cabatangan, was heading for Zamboanga City from Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay when it accidentally bumped a Yamaha Crypton motorcycle driven by Adua at Sitio Basagan, Buenavista,

After colliding with the Crypton, the speeding Crosswind rammed the Honday XRM motorcycle of Espejo who was behind Adua.

All the three victims were thrown off the motorcycles due to the strong impact. They were rushed to the hospital, where Adua was declared dead on arrival.

Saavedra was placed under police custody while all the vehicles involved in the accident were impounded. — Dan Toribio