4 injured as truck crashes on electric pole PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 16 February 2015 12:02

Four persons including a truck driver were injured when a fish carrier truck crashed onto a Zamcelco pole along Lobregat Highway in Putik last Saturday afternoon.

The road accident caused a long power failure in the area as the e;ectric pole collapsed.

A police report disclosed that the fish carrier truck was driven by Reyvin Rosaldo y Nicolas, 42, married, of Patalon. With him aboard the vehicle were Elias San Juan y Esperat, 20, Bienvenido Garcia y Fabian, 64 and Juliefer Sabugan y San Juan, 30, all residents of Cawit. They all sustained injuries in their body and were taken to the hospital.

Initial investigation disclosed that the truck owned by the AM Fishing was heading for city proper when  upon reaching Putik particularly fronting Yubenco Star Mall, the vehicle experienced brake problem resulted to the accident.

The truck also incurred damages due to the strong impact of the crash. — Dan Toribio Jr.