Woman dies in road mishap PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 19 February 2012 14:46

A 61-year-old woman died after she was accidentally hit by a speeding motorcycle in Mampang last Thursday.

The fatality was identified as Efifania Pallalos y Epanto, married, of Arquiza Drive, Mampang.

A police report disclosed that Pallalos had just alighted from a passenger jeepney and was about to cross the street, when she was bumped by a motorcycle driven by Bennazer Yusop y Jawad, 29, single. She was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical Center where she expired while undergoing treatment.

Yusop was detained at the Tetuan Police Station while the motorcycle was impounded.

The body was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination.

Police have readied charges against Yusop. — Dan Toribio Jr.