2 seniors die in highway mishaps PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 26 December 2015 14:23

Two senior citizens died in separate road mishaps along Lobregat Highway in Boalan and Putik recently.

Celestino Enriquez y Francisco, 78, of Zone 2, San Isidro, Boalan was declared dead on arrival at the Zampen Hospital after he was accidentally bumped by a passenger jeepney driven by Ruben Eugenio y Alfaro, 41, of Culianan.

Police said the incident took place around 6:40 p.m. along Lobregat highway in Boalan.

Initial investigation disclosed that the jeepney was heading east when it accidentally hit Enriquez.

Eugenio surrendered to the Divisoria Police Station after the incident.

In another incident, Asiong Milyan y Yulin, 64, married, of ARCDAO, Putik was accidentally bumped by a motorcycle driven by Reynald Paul Del Rosario, 27, of Lumbangan. The incident happened along Lobregat Highway in Putik around 4:04 p.m.

Milyan sustained head injury and was taken to the Zampen hospital and was later transferred to the Zamboanga City Medical Center where he expired while undergoing treatment.

The driver of the motorcycle also sustained injuries and was confined at the same hospital. – Dan Toribio Jr.