Man dies from accident after attending fiesta PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 22 May 2017 16:37



A 42-year-old man who just came from the Talabaan town fiesta died after he figured in a road mishap in Mercedes last Saturday night.

The fatality was identified as Allan Saavedra y Rodriguez, widower, a habal-habal driver of San Isidro Street, Mercedes.

A police report disclosed that Saavedra consumed intoxicating drinks at the fiesta and was on his way home while riding a motorcycle when he accidentally bumped a tricycle.

Saavedra sustained injuries and fractures. He was rushed to the hospital but he expired.

The tricycle driver was detained at the Culianan Police Station for further investigation.

Police  later said that tricycle operator and the family of Saavedra entered into an amicable settlement. – Dan Toribio