A truck hauling coconut lumber plunged into a gully after losing control in the coastal village of Pio Duran, Albay.
Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón
Legazpi City, [09.06.18] – At least two persons were reported killed while two others survived on a fatal vehicular accident on Wednesday afternoon in Sitio Nipa, Basicao Coastal, Pio Duran, Albay, a police report said.
According to Police Senior Inspector Mayvell Barcia Gonzales, the Public Information Officer of Albay Police Provincial Office a vehicular accident report was reported to the Albay Police Provincial Office by Police Chief Inspector Josep Abel D.Jarabejo, the Acting Chief of Police of Pio Duran Municipal Police Station.
The ill-fated white and blue Izuzu truck with plate number WAU-783 registered to Benigno Espiritu of Carmona, Cavite was driven by Celpops Encisa y Bondoc was descending the road in the vicinity of Sitio Nipa when it suddenly lost control and plunged into the nearby gully past 2:00 o’ clock in the afternoon of September 5, 2018, the spot report said.
The truck was loaded with coconut lumbers came from Barangay Maonon, Ligao City.
The victims were identified as Celpops Encisa y Bondoc 34 years old of Centro Occidental, Polangui, Albay and Ronie Nova of Barangay Caratagan, Pio Duran, Albay – the two died on the spot, while two passengers of Izuzu truck May Encisa y Saminiano 35, years old of Centro Occidental, Polangui, Albay and Deogracias Perillo y Casabuena, 47 years old of Centro Occidental, Polangui, Albay survived in the mishap but sustained injuries.
Perillo and Encisa were brought to the Pio Duran District Memorial Hospital [PDMDH] for medical treatment.