2 killed anew in highway mishap PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 11:34

Two persons were killed in a fatal road accident along Lobregat Highway in Boalan at noon yesterday.

Killed were Samuel Rocel Orcales, 52, married,  and his backrider Alejandro Sumagnay Babat, 52, both of Tumaga.

Divisoria  Police Station commander Chief Insp. Arlan Delumpines disclosed that Orcales and Babat were aboard a Honda Wave motorcycle which was coming out of the Zambowood road going to the highway when they were accidentally hit by a PUJ bound for Culianan driven by Eric Francisco Halco, 38, of Divisoria.

The victims were thrown away by the impact and died on the spot.

The driver of the PUJ was held and placed under police custody and for further investigation.

Both vehicles involved in the accident were impounded at the Divisoria Police Station. – Dan Toribio Jr.