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15 hurt in mishap along Maharlika Highway in Quezon province

/ 03:28 PM May 26, 2018

LUCENA CITY – At least 15 people were injured in a vehicular accident along the Maharlika Highway in Gucama town in Quezon province Saturday morning.

A police report said Simon Peter Belmonte was driving an Isuzu Wagon Hi-Lander towards Bicol, when he fell asleep and accidentally collided with an incoming Toyota Hi-Ace GL Grandia being driven by Alexander Regalario in Barangay (village) Camohaguin around 4:30 a.m.

Regalario and his 14 passengers suffered injuries and were taken to the  RAKKK Medical Center in Gumaca town center for treatment.

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Belmonte is facing charges of reckless imprudence resulting to serious physical injuries and damage to properties. He is detained at the town’s police jail. DELFIN T. MALLARI JR.

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TAGS: Alexander Regalario, Quezon Province, reckless imprudence, Simon Peter Belmonte, vehicular accident
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