outbrain
Close  

2 dead as motorcyle pinned under bus in crash

/ 06:19 PM September 24, 2019

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya–Two persons died after their motorcycle was rammed by a bus along the national highway here on Monday, Sept. 24, police said.

Killed were Roderick Lanuza, 20, and Myrna Dumangeng, 29, both from Quezon town.

ADVERTISEMENT

Ssgt Richard Aglubat, Bayombong police investigator, said Lanuza was driving his motorcycle at high speed before it swerved to the opposite lane and collided with the approaching bus.

Investigators said the motorcycle was pinned under the bus.

FEATURED STORIES

Aglubat said the victims were on their way to the Nueva Vizcaya Provincial Hospital to visit an ailing relative when they figured in the accident.

Bus driver Antonio Rumbaoa, 48, surrendered to police and is facing charges for reckless imprudence resulting in double homicide. Villamor Visaya Jr./tsb

Read Next
EDITORS' PICK
MOST READ
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: bus, high speed, Highway, hospital, motorcycle
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.