One killed, four injured in San Roque accident PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 08 April 2017 15:31

One was killed while four others were injured when a Sports Utiity Vehicle rammed into a residential fence in barangay San Roque at dawn yesterday.

Police identified the fatality as Jon Dexter Tecan y Bitonga, 22 years old, single and a resident of Katatagan, Upper Calarian.

The four other casualties were identified as Lynden Alavar y Uddin, 21; Reezan Tulawie y Roldan, 21; Sjehan Saly y Tan, 23; and Mhidzkhan Janani y Sali, 24.

All were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Initial investigation showed that the vehicle was travelling along the road at around 1am yesterday when the driver, Alavar, failed to notice a hump on the road.

Alavar then lost control of the steering wheel causing the vehicle to crash onto the residential gate of Adam Asadil and Jomer Muriedas.

The vehicle as well as the gate and fence of the affected residential homes incurred damage from the incident.  (Dan Toribio)