Farmer dies, pal hurt in bike mishap PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 29 October 2012 14:28

A farmer died, while his backrider was injured in a road accident in Bolong the other night.

Killed was Rodelino Molina y Salazar, 36, single, of Sitio Entrada, Bolong. Injured was Lloyd Ericbuhagas y Gonzales, 30, single.

Police said that Molina was driving a motorcycle with Lloyd as backrider. They were negotiating the road at Sitio Entrada,  Bolong when the accident took place. Investigators said the motorcycle accidentally bumped a concrete flower pot.

Molina sustained head injuries and died on the spot.

Lloyd was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical center for treatment.

Police said the duo were on their way to Sangali from Bolong to buy some personal needs and while negotiating a blind curve, Molina lost control of the steering bar resulting in the accident.

Molina and Lloyd were thrown away from the motorcycle.

The motorcycle was impounded temporarily at the Sangali Police Station for further investigation. – Dan Toribio Jr.