78-year old woman ran over in Culianan PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 11:02

A 78-year-old woman died after she was ran over by a public utility vehicle along Maria Clara L. Lobregat Highway in Culianan last Saturday night.

The fatality was identified as Araceli Arcillas y Bejerano, widow, of Nazareth Village, Culianan.

Initial investigation showed that Arcillas was crossing the highway past 6 p.m. heading towards the entrance of Nazareth Drive when she was bumped by a PUV.

The vehicle, driven by Jear Vicente y Tumacas, 22, of Curuan.was carrying workers of a canning factory

The victim was taken to the hospital but she expired while undergoing treatment.

Vicente was placed under police custody and was detained at the Culianan Police Station for further investigation and disposition.

The cadaver of the victim was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination. – (Dan Toribio)