Pedestrian die in road mishap PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 13 March 2011 15:35

A pedestrian died after he was accidentally bumped by a Hyundai van along Veterans Avenue last Friday night.

The fatality was identified as Sabbain Jumarani, married, of Hji. Kadra Masuhul Complex, Veterans Avenue. He was bumped by a Hyundai van driven by Celito Araneta of Kalang Drive, Sangali.

A report from the City Police Office’s Traffic Section disclosed that the four-wheel van was passing along Veterans Avenue when Jumarani darted resulting in the accident.

Jumarani was rushed to the Zamboanga City Medical Center and was later transferred to Ciudad Medical Zamboanga where he expired while undergoing treatment.

Araneta was placed under investigation while the vehicle was impounded. — Dan Toribio Jr.