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Woman dies after truck hits motorcycle in Cavite

/ 01:52 PM October 01, 2019

SAN PEDRO CITY –– A woman died after a dump truck hit and rolled over the motorcycle she was driving in General Trias City, Cavite on Tuesday.

The fatality was identified as Janette Dilag.

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A report from the Calabarzon police said the accident happened around 1:30 a.m. along the EPZA-Bacao diversion road in Barangay Tejero.

Dilag was driving a motorcycle with passenger Edgar Rayton, when the dump truck, driven by Medardo Olivas, hit their vehicle.

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Police said the truck had rolled over the motorcycle and pinned Dilag under it.

She died instantly, while Rayton suffered serious injuries and was brought to a hospital.

Police arrested Olivas, who faced charges for reckless imprudence resulting in homicide and serious injuries. Maricar Cinco/lzb

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