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Woman pedestrian killed in Quezon highway mishap

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 01:11 PM July 21, 2021

LUCENA CITY—An unidentified woman pedestrian died after a truck hit her along the Maharlika Highway in Gumaca town in Quezon province early Wednesday.

A report from the Gumaca police said the victim was bumped by a Bicol-bound truck driven by Mark Anthony Cortez after she suddenly tried to cross the highway in Barangay Hagakhakin around 12:30 a.m.

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The victim––45 to 50 years old, 5 feet in height, and wearing white shirt and black pants––died on the spot.

The truck driver was placed under police custody while the investigation continues.

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