7 killed as 2 vehicles collide Print
Sunday, 19 August 2012 14:51

Seven people were killed and eight others were injured  when two vehicles collided in Titay, Zamboanga Sibugay last Friday night.

A sketchy report reaching Daily Zamboanga Times disclosed that a top down type Bongo pickup truck  and a passenger van collided along the highway at Purok Fortune in Poblacion Titay around 10:30 p.m.

Six of the seven fatalities were identified as Joel Villamor, Carmela Billones, Estarlito Despi Sr., Delia Espina, Antonia Gantalao and Diamay Espina.

Report said the fatalities suffered injuries and some of the bodies were charred because the collision triggered an explosion and burned the two vehicles.

Some of the injured passengers were taken by helpful residents to the hospital for treatment.

Titay police were still investigating road mishap while both vehicles were impounded at the police station. – Dan Toribio Jr.