PAF sergeant killed in highway mishap PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 17 September 2012 14:20

An enlisted man of the Philippine Air Force was killed in a road mishap along the highway in Sinunuc  in last Friday night.

Police identified the fatality as MSgt. Dennis Latosa y Callos, a resident of Parang Lumba, Siayan, Zamboanga del Norte.

A police report disclosed that Latosa was driving a Honda Wave motorcycle coming from Zamboanga Square Garden Cockpit at past 6 p.m. when he was bumped by a passenger jeepney driven by Hasim Salip y Salippani, 50, of Lower Calarian.

Police said that Salip abadoned the jeepney after hitting Latosa who sustained injuries in the body.

Helpful people rushed Latosa to the hospital where he was declared dead on arrival. His body was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination.

Both vehicles involved in the accident were impounded at the Sinunuc Police Station while policemen were still trying to determine the whereabouts of Salip. – Dan Toribio Jr.