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1 dead, 8 hurt in Catanduanes road accident

/ 06:29 AM September 09, 2016
Motorcycle accident (RADYO INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/ JONG MANLAPAZ)

Motorcycle accident (RADYO INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/ JONG MANLAPAZ)

LEGAZPI CITY, Albay — A man was killed while eight others were hurt when a wayward motorcycle hit a group of students in Virac town in Catanduanes province on Tuesday night, police said.

In a report, Senior Insp. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, information officer of the Bicol regional police, said Giovani de Leon, who was driving a motorcycle, overtook another motorcycle but he lost control of his vehicle and hit the students walking along a road in Barangay (village) Calatagan Proper at 10:10 p.m.

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De Leon died while being taken to a hospital in Virac, Calubaquib said.   SFM

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TAGS: Accident, accident casualties, accident fatality, accident injuries, Bicol Regional Police, Catanduanes, Giovani de Leon, motorcycle, news, Regions, Senior Inspector Maria Luisa Calubaquib, vehicular accident, Virac, Virac municipality, wayward motorcycle
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