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Motorcycle driver run over by truck dies in Samar

By: - Correspondent / @rdejonINQ
/ 11:44 AM December 13, 2019

A motorcycle driver was killed after he was ran over by a truck at about 7:40 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, at Sitio Banago, Brgy. 1-A, Motiong, Sama. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BY RENE CASTINO

MOTIONG, Samar — A motorcycle driver died after he was ran over by a truck about 7:40 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, in Sitio Banago, Barangay 1-A here.

Police Captain Ruel Cantillas, Motiong chief of police, identified the victim as Arnel Añano.

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The investigation showed that Añano was traversing a curve lane bound for Paranas, Samar on board his motorcycle when he hit a stray dog on the street.

He lost control of the motorcycle, which was eventually bumped by an incoming fuel tank truck at the opposite lane.

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The victim was brought to the Samar Provincial Hospital but attending physicians pronounced him dead on arrival.

The fuel tank driver voluntarily surrendered to the local police. /lzb

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