Woman dies, 3 injured in road collision PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 11 February 2014 11:58

A woman was killed, while three others were injured in a road accident along Veterans Avenue Extension at dawn last Sunday.

Killed was Rhodora Bungcasan, 40, of Shantytown, Sitio Luyahan, Pasonanca. Injured were Norman Usin, 40, PFC Asri Misuari and Cpl. Vincent Alersio, of the Army Special Forces battalion in Basilan.

A police report disclosed that Bungcasan was aboard a tricycle driven by Usin from Tumaga Road heading towards Western Mindanao Medical Center on an emergency run, when Usin swerved the steering bar of the tricycle entering on the opposite lane and accidentally collided with a motorcycle driven by Misuari with Alersio as his backrider.

All of them sustained injuries in the body and were taken to the hospital where Bungcasan was declared dead.

Both vehicles were impounded at the Sta. Maria Police Station pending further investigation.

The injured victims were still under medication as of press time. – Dan Toribio Jr.