Apó E. Hápá
Sorsogon City, [11.18.17] – At least three persons including a 60 years old American national were reportedly perished in a road accident along Maharlika Highway after a Manila-bound passenger bus rammed the Sorsogon bound sports utility vehicle in Purok Macapagal, Barangay Buhatan, Sorsogon City on Friday afternoon.
Police report identified the victims as Terry Lee Woodliff, 60 years old, male presently residing at 6P Chillsy Tower 2, Muntinlupa City and a native of Wisconsin, USA, Analyn Esparrago Woodliff, 25 years old, a native of Purok Macapagal Barangay Rolando Hara Belaro, 47 years old also of Purok Macapagal, Barangay Buhatan, Sorsogon City.
The accident happened at around 3:45 in the afternoon of November 17. 2017 at Purok Macapagal, Barangay Buhatan, Sorsogon City when the vehicle 1 [Toyota Innova] was executing a left turn was accidentally hit by vehicle 2 [Elavil Bus] who is bound for Metro Manila from Samar.
The victims were rushed to Sorsogon Doctors Hospital but were declared dead by the attending physician.
Jessie Dolosa Hebres,12 years old student of Buhatan Elementary School and a resident of of Purok Macapagal, Barangay Buhatan, Sorsogon City was also injured in the accident.
Elavil Bus with plate number TXY-466 was driven by Rodolfo Inagera Abilay, Jr, 52 years old of Purok 3, Barangay Pamorangon, Daet, Camarines Norte.
The bus driver is under police custody and is facing a criminal charges for reckless imprudence resulting to homicide and damages to properties.