2 foreigners die in Batangas | Inquirer News
Close  

2 foreigners die in Batangas

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 11:15 AM June 26, 2022

Tricycle driver dead, four family members hurt in Batangas road accident

LUCENA CITY – Two foreign nationals died in separate municipalities in Batangas on Saturday, according to police reports.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Batangas provincial police reported that British national Graham Watson Lodge, 70, was found dead by his wife Angelita Lodge at around 6:05 p.m.  in front of their house at Palm Ridge subdivision in Barangay (village) Balas in Talisay town.

Investigators said the man’s wife tried to revive her husband.

FEATURED STORIES

Angelita said Graham went out of their house at around 5:50 p.m. for an afternoon walk. Graham had a medical history of hypertension, according to the wife.

In Catalagan town, police also reported the death of American national Jeffrey Wagner, 60.

Quoting information from Edfin Telebrico, Wagner’s brother-in-law, they were aboard a fishing boat at around 8 a.m. when the American complained of chest pain and difficulty of breathing and eventually fell unconscious.

When the boat docked at Calatagan fishing port, Wagner was taken to Calatagan Medicare Hospital but died along the way.

The police report said Wagner, who had been sailing for five days, had a medical history of diabetes and hypertension.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of Wagner and Lodge’s deaths, police said.

gsg

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

[forminator_form id="1644364"]
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Batangas, Regions
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
[forminator_form id="1644365"]


© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.