1 dead, 1 injured in Quezon highway mishap | Inquirer News

1 dead, 1 injured in Quezon highway mishap

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 11:22 AM December 03, 2022
quezon candelaria

 

LUCENA CITY – A female motorcycle passenger died while  the driver sustained serious injuries in a hit-and-run incident early Saturday morning along the Maharlika Highway in Candelaria, Quezon.

The Quezon police reported that motorcyclist Margeon Maghirang, 30, and his unidentified woman back-rider, were hit by vehicle in a section of the highway in Barangay (village) Mangilag Sur at around 2:30 a.m.

ADVERTISEMENT

The vehicle sped off after the incident.

Both riders sustained serious injuries. The back-rider died on the spot while Maghirang was taken to Candelaria Municipal Hospital.

FEATURED STORIES

The police said both victims were not wearing crash helmets as mandated under Republic Act No. 10054, otherwise known as the “Motorcycle Helmet Act of 2009.”

Further investigation is ongoing.

gsg
Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

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: Accident, Candelaria, quezon
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2023 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.