Man killed in passenger bus mishap Print
Friday, 25 May 2018 13:51

By REMUS ONG

A man was killed after being ran over by a passenger bus near the Ipil Bus Terminal last Wednesday.

A Police Regional Office9 report identified the victim as 50-year-old CelestinoTagyubonMamonta, a resident of Barangay Lapaz, Naga Municipality.

Investigation disclosed that the victim was ran over by a passenger bus,with plate number ABL - 3702  driven by 56-year-old QuimsonGaballoEsler,a resident of La Libertad,Negros Oriental.

The report said tht the bus was travelling from Zamboanga to Bacolod City and stopped at the Ipil bus terminal to pick up passengers.

After a few minutes, the bus proceeded to travel to its destination.

While the bus was moving, however, the driver failed to notice the victim who was trying to board the bus.

The bus ran over the victim, resulting to injuries suffered by the latter.

The victim was brought to a government hospital but he was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.  (Remus Ong)