Truck man bumped by car, is dead PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 08:57

A truck man died after he was accidentally bumped by a Toyota Vios in Centro Vitali early Monday morning.

The fatality was identified as Celestino Asintista, married, of Fatima, Liloy, Zamboanga Del Norte. He sustained bone fractures in the body and was declared dead on arrival at the Vitali Lying-in Hospital.

Initial investigation disclosed that Asintista and other truck men were about to unload five heads of swine from an Isuzu truck driven by Welmar Retuya y Gaam, 32, of Bacong, Salug, Zamboanga del Norte when a Toyota Vios driven by Bernard John Batayola, 40, of Kauswagan, Cagayan de Oro bumped him from behind.

Batayola surrendered and was detained pendingas inevtsigation of the accident. — Dan Toribio