Woman, 74, dies in bike accident PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 28 December 2010 15:19

A 74-year-old woman died in a road mishap at the Tumaga-Lunzuran road last Saturday morning.

The fatality was identified as Gemma Salilig y Gomez.

Police said that Salilig was riding tandem on a motorcycle driven by her 75-year-old husband Romulo Salilig y Rafot around 6 a.m. when they bumped an old female pedestrian reached near Forest Lake Cemetery.

Gemma fell off the motorcycle hitting her head on the pavement. She was taken to the Ciudad Medical Hospital where she was declared dead while undergoing treatment.

The body was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination. -- Dan Toribio Jr.