A 41 years old amputee of San Rafael, Guinobatan, Albay has died dreadfully after he was crushed to death by DLTBCO bus along Maharlika highway in Esperanza, Pilar, Sorsogon, while 17 jeepney passengers were also rushed to hospitals in Sorsogon City after their after a jeepney they are riding overturned along the national highway in Barangay Ticol, Sorsogon City due to mechanical failure on Monday afternoon.

 

Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón

 

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Sorsogon City, [04.17.18] – At least seventeen passengers of Cumadcad, Castilla–bound public utility jeepney were rushed to hospitals in Sorsogon City after it overturned along the national highway in Barangay Ticol on Monday evening.

According to a press release issued by Police Senior Inspector Mahallaleel O. Palmones of Police Community Relation-Public Information Office, Sorsogon Police Provincial Office the vehicular accident transpired at 5:05 o’ clock in the evening of April 16, 2018.

Sourced photo from Google.

Sourced photo from Google.

The vehicle was traversing Maharlika Highway from Sorsogon City going to Cumadcad, Sorsogon when it suddenly encountered mechanical trouble when the lock of of the hanger [right side] that holds the coil spring was detached.The rear tires malfunctioned and the propeller was also removed causing the vehicle to overturned and resulted to the multiple injuries to the passengers,traffic investigation revealed.

The 17 passengers were identified as follows:

  • Domingo Borral Asañon, 53 years old, married, carpenter and a resident of San Isidro, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained injury on the right chest and abrasions on different parts of the body
  • Glen JintanarJebulan, 29 years old, married, a resident of Barangay Ticol, Sorsogon City, sustained abrasions on the head and other parts of the body
  • Irny Bojador Mangampo, 26 years old, single, a resident of Cumadcad, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained injuries on the head and abrasions on different parts of the body
  • Jelo Lascano Jebulan, a resident of Barangay Ticol, Sorsogon City, sustained back and head injury
  • Joren Recto Bonto, 36 years old, married, a resident of KM15, Panlayaan, Sorsogon City, sustained abrasions on the head and on different parts of the body
  • Myra Labayo Dellomas, 34 years old, single, a resident of La Union, Castilla sustained bruises on different parts of the body
  • Joyce Dela Cruz Hacutina, 22 years old, single, a resident of Cagbulo, Magallanes, Sorsogon, sustained abrasions on different parts of the body
  • Liezl Lasala Leoderes, 41 years old, sustained head injury and injuries on different parts of the body
  • Arcelia Martos Bajamundi, 48 years old, married, a resident of Mayon, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained abrasions on the ehad and on different parts of the body
  • Catherine Domdom, of legal age and a resident of Barangay Bibincahan, Sorsogon City, sustained injury on the right eye
  • Diana Mae Caretero, 24 years old, a resident of Cumadcad, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained injuries on different parts of the body
  • Pamela Murcillo Almojela, 20 years old, single, student, a resident of Mayon, Castilla, Sorsogon , sustained bruises on different parts of the body
  • Milagros Nulial Ebuenga, 47 years old, married, a resident of Mayon, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained injuries at the back and head
  • Maria P. Lasim, 65 years old, teacher, a resident of Mayon, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained injuries on the head and collar bone
  • Joyce Bellen, of legal age, engineer, a resident of Bacacay, Albay, sustained neck, ear injuries and on other parts of the body
  • Adelida Escoral, of legal age and a resident of San Vicente, Castilla, Sorsogon, sustained bruises on the back
  • Jocelle Enalpe Marticio, a resident of Burabod, Castilla, Sorsogon , sustained abrasions on the arms and legs

Injured passengers were rushed to Sorsogon Provincial Hospital and SMMG Hospital by the responding emergency medical team, while driver Jose Gabona Jazmi of Barangay Ticol was unharmed.

Meanwhile, another vehicular accident was also reported to police in Barangay Esperanza, Pilar, Sorsogon at 8:30 o’ clock on Monday evening.

A male passenger of motorcycle [Honda TMXS2] was hit by a public utility bus [DLTBCO] and died on the spot due to severe injuries, witness told the police.

The victim was identified as Ulpiano Placios y Valencia, 41 years old amputee of Barangay San Rafael, Guinobatan, Albay.

The vehicles involved  in the accident were Honda TMXS2 with temporary plate 051207 driven by Michael Llave y Joven, 39 years old of Barangay San Rafael Guinobatan, Albay was driving the motorcycle with passengers Ulpiano Placios y Valencia and Nj Lorenzo y Cruz, 29 of Barangay San Rafael was hit by the bus [DLTBCO] with plate number UYE 162 CR # 188264681 driven by Emerito Ricamara y Lazona, 53 years old of Barangay Isabang, Lucena City.

The bus driver is under police custody.