Chinese dead, another hurt after motorcycle hits truck in Rizal
LUCENA CITY – A Chinese national died and his companion was injured on Friday after their motorcycle bumped a parked dump truck in Teresa town in Rizal province.
The Region 4A police reported that He Tingyi and Geng Haowen were traveling aboard a motorcycle along Pantay Road when their vehicle slammed around 1:30 a.m. into a parked dump truck on the roadside in Barangay Dalig.
Due to the strong impact, Haowen suffered fatal injuries and died on the spot, while Tingyi was rushed to the nearest hospital for treatment.
An investigation was underway to determine who among the two Chinese was driving the motorcycle and why they failed to avoid the truck.
The report did not specify if the parked truck had a reflectorized or early warning device to alarm approaching vehicles. INQ