Man dies in Calarian road mishap Print
Wednesday, 03 May 2017 16:48

A man died while his companion was injured when their motorcycle figured into a collision with a multicab along Calarian highway last Monday.

Sinunuc Police Station Commander Chief Inspector Hingming Ladjaali identified the fatality as Alfredo Agan y Espinosa while his injured companion was identified as a certain Jun.

A police report disclosed that the accident happened while Agan and Jun, who were riding a motorcycle, were on their way to the town proper from Caragasan.

Upon reaching the portion of the highway fronting the Lund Memorial Garden, the motorcycle figured in a mishap with a multicab driven by Abdul Jabber Mohammad y Armada of Purok 5, Recodo.

Agan and Jun were thrown from their vehicle due to the impact and were taken to the hospital.

Agan was declared dead on arrival while Jun was confined.

The multicab driver tried to speed away but was soon collared by police in Purok 4 Cawit during pursuit operations.

The driver was detained pending the filing of charges in Court. (Dan Toribio)