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Multicab driver charged for death of teacher in Ormoc

By: - Correspondent / @rdejonINQ
/ 03:05 PM March 04, 2020

ORMOC CITY –– Charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide were filed against a multicab driver, who bumped a motorcycle in Barangay Naghalin, Kananga town in Leyte last Sunday afternoon.

Amado Culanggo, 63, was held responsible for the death of Meralyn Ansale, 36, a public school teacher.

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Police investigation showed that Ansale and her husband Pocholo were traversing the national highway on board a motorcycle when a multicab driven by Culanggo bumped the rear portion of the motorcycle.

The couple suffered multiple injuries in different parts of their bodies.

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Rescue groups brought the couple to the Ormoc Doctors Hospital for medical treatment, but Ansale died while being treated.

The husband was still recuperating in the hospital./lzb

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