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Family killed in Cebu City road mishap

By: - Day Desk Editor / @dbongcac
/ 10:45 AM December 14, 2018

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A family of three did not make it home alive to Liloan town in northern Cebu on Thursday night.

The victims died after they figured in a road accident on S. Osmena Road in Cebu City around 9:30 p.m.

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Nagiel Banacia, head of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office, said on a Facebok post this morning that a passing water tanker sideswiped the family who were traveling on board a motorcycle on their way home to Liloan.

Banacia said the mother immediately died after being run over by the water tanker while the father and their nine-year-old son died while undergoing treatment at the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center.

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Both suffered serious head injuries and fractures and abrasions in different parts of the body.

The family came from the Christmas party of the father who works as a security guard in Cebu City.

Banacia said the water tanker driver is now detained at the Mabolo Police Station.

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