2 die, 3 injured in highway collision PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 07 March 2016 13:28



Two persons were killed, while three others injured in a road mishap at Sitio Pamingitan, Bolong last Saturday night.

Killed were Marlon Alvarez Mendoza, 18, single and his backriderJoselito Serencial Salazar, 39, married, both of SitioTansilayan, Bolong.

Injured were Edcel Sanson Arcillas, 32, married, and his backriders as Marky Arquiza Perez, 19, single, and Ian Bejerano Sebastian, 18, single, all of Cabaluay.

Mendoza was declared dead on arrival at the Zamboanga City Medical Center while Salazar was pronounced dead at the Zampen Hospital.

The three injured were admitted at the Zamboanga City Medical Center.

Arcillas and Sebastian were in critical condition as of press time.

A police report disclosed that Mendoza was driving a Honda Wave motorcycle with plate number 7243 JI  with Salazar back riding him around 8:45 p.m. travelling from Sangali going east when upon reaching Pamingitan, Bolong they overtook another vehicle. In the process, they encroached the other lane and collided with the motorcycle of Arcillas and his two backriders who were heading for Cabaluay.

All of them were thrown off the motorcycles due to the impact.

Both vehicles were impounded at the Sangali Police Station for proper disposition. – Dan Toribio Jr.