Cop hurt in hi-way mishap PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 01 December 2013 14:26

A policeman was injured after his motorcycle was accidentally bumped by a n Isuzu ELF truck along Lobregat Highway in Mercedes at noon last Friday.

The victim was identified as PO1 Sherwin Selvin y Hayudini, 28, single, of the Zamboanga City Public Safety Company and a resident of Manggal Drive, Baliwasan. He sustained injuries in the body and was rushed to the hospital.

Police said that Erick Bryan Quimpan, 22, single, the driver of the Isuzu ELF that was going towards the city proper, overtook PO1 Selvin’s motorcycle at Zone 6 in Culianan and in the processs encroached the other lane that resulted in the accident.

Both vehicles incurred damage. Quimpan was placed under police custody for further investigation.

Police were preparing charges against Quimpan. — Dan Toribio Jr.