Biker ran over by truck PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 28 November 2015 11:18

A motorcyclist died after he was ran over by a 10-wheeler truck along the Tumaga-Putik road yesterday morning.

Jervin Saavedra Edodo of Tumaga was declared dead on arrival at the Zamboanga City Medical Center.

A police report disclosed that Edodo was driving his motorcycle going west and while he was about 200 meters away from Tumaga Elementary School, he tried to overtake a truck driven by Fredesmindo Francisco, but lost control of the steering bar after he saw an incoming motorcycle driven by a policewoman.

Edodo’s motorcycle collided with the policewoman’s motorcycle, sending him under the truck driven by Francisco where body was smashed by one of the tires.

All the vehicles involved in the accident were impounded at the Sta. Maria Police Station while Francisco was placed under police custody.

DZT gathered that the policewoman also sustained injuries in the body. – Dan Toribio Jr.