LAGAWE, Ifugao August 02 – Two persons died after their motorcycle was hit and dragged by a speeding truck at sitio Angadal, Cudog, here, recently.
Police authorities identified the fatalities as Ram Auza Aumentado, 37, married and a driver of YESHA Glass Product located at Urdaneta City, Pangasinan and Labagril Zosimo Dalagan while the suspect was named as John Mark A. Liwayan, 18, and a resident of Poblacion, Hingyon, Ifugao.
Initial police investigation showed the two vehicles came from Hingyon town and were traversing the national road when the truck suddenly hit the motorcycle and ragged on the side inflicting injuries to the driver and his back rider.
The victims were rushed to the Natuwolan District Hospital for medical treatment but they were declared dead on arrival by attending physicians due to multiple head and body injuries while the suspect voluntarily surrendered to responding police operatives.
By Dexter A. See