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1 killed, 4 hurt by speeding jeep in Pangasinan on New Year’s Day

/ 10:34 AM January 02, 2019

DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines  — A 23-year-old man was killed while four others were injured on New Year’s Day when a speeding jeep plowed into a group of people crossing a road in Rosales, Pangasinan, police said on Wednesday (Jan. 2).

Police said John Philip Pulido died while being taken to a hospital. Those injured were identified John Rey Edrada, 20, Charles Jemuel Portez, 18, Dondon Soriano, 16, and Garry Sumera, 37.

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According to police, the victims were on their way to the village hall of Barangay (village) Tomana West to watch a New Year’s Day party at 3:25 a.m. when the incident happened.

Sumera, a village watchman whose leg was fractured, told police that the jeep did not stop.

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People in the area chased after the jeep but lost sight of it in neighboring Villasis town. /muf

 

 

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