1 dead, 2 injured in Curuan road mishap PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 19 May 2012 14:31

A 51-year-old man died while two teenagers were injured in a road mishap at Sitio Presa, Curuan last Tuesday afternoon.

A belated police report identified the fatality as Eleno Sebastian Cabalfin, married, of Sitio Ontong, Curuan.

Injured were Polyduardo Lubiano Bucoy, 17,  and Cerie Rose Lubiano Bucoy, 12, also from Curuan.

A police report disclosed that Cabalfin was driving a Honda XRM motorcycle negotiating the highway at Sitio Presa while Polyduardo was also driving another Honda XRM motorcycle with Cerie as backrider when the two motorcycles collided.

Investigation showed that Cabalfin lost control of the steering bar of the motorcycle and hit Polyduardo’s motorcycle.

The three were rushed to the Cristino Paragas Memorial Hospital where Cabalfin was declared dead on arrival.

Cerie was discharged immediately from the hospital while Polyduardo was transferred to the Zamboanga City Medical Center for further treatment.  

Both motorcycles were impounded at the Curuan Police Station pending further investigation. – Dan Toribio Jr.