Alleged drunk driver lands in hospital PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 12 March 2017 17:00

An alleged drunk landed in the hospital after figuring in a road accident along the bypass road in Lumbangan on Friday night.

Police identified the victim as Alexander Pilanga y Salcedo, 50, married of Sitio Buenacapoc, Culianan.

The victim sustained injuries in the body and was taken to the Mindanao Central Sanitarium in Pasobolong for treatment.

Initial police investigation showed that Pilanga was driving an XRM motorcycle at around 6:45 p.m. heading east. Upon reaching a portion of the road that is still under construction, he allegedly tried to evade a collission but lost control of the steering bar and crashed on the pavement.

Police said, Pilanga was suspected to be under the influence of liquor during the incident. (Dan Toribio)