Drunken Man Drowns

A drunk person who was passing a bridge in Purok Apitong, Barangay Tubtuban, Sibulan town, Negros Oriental was drowned after he fell to the bridge around 9:30 p.m. Monday.

The victim was identified as Anthony Telar Arbon, 52, married, of Purok 7, Barangay Boloc-boloc, Sibulan town.

Police operatives said they received information on the said time and immediately responded to the area.

Investigation disclosed that the drunk victim was walking along the barangay road passing a bridge when he accidentally fell and hit his head on a cemented dike and fell to the water below.

He was pronounced dead on arrival at Negros Oriental Provincial Hospital in Dumaguete City.*(CMG)