1 dead, 2 hurt in La Union road mishaps | Inquirer News

1 dead, 2 hurt in La Union road mishaps

By: - Correspondent / @kquitasolINQ
/ 12:58 PM March 28, 2021

BAGUIO CITY — One died while two others were hurt in two separate road accidents in La Union province on Saturday evening, police said.

The fatality was identified as Emmanuel Llobera, 41, a resident of Barangay Sipulo in Bacnotan town.


Police said rider Llobera was crossing the highway in Barangay Poblacion when he was hit by a car driven by Quintin Cortez, a resident of Sta. Cruz town, Ilocos Sur, around 9:30 p.m.

The victim succumbed to multiple injuries while the driver was taken into police custody.


Less than an hour later in Balaoan town, a minor and his companion identified as Reden Mon, 18, sustained injuries after they were hit by a truck while on board a motorcycle.

According to police, the two victims were not wearing safety helmets during the accident.

Mon, who was riding at the back of the motorcycle, was in critical condition, police said.

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