Man Hit by Bamboo Point Dies

The driver of a motorcycle was killed when he was hit by the tip of a bamboo at Barangay 12, Bacolod City Tuesday noon.

The victim was identified as Harold Demapanag, 40, married, of Barangay 12. He was rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital but was declared dead on arrival.

His backrider identified as Marlon Vargas and his 11-year-old son were injured when their motorcycle fell to the cemented road.

They were following the tricycle loaded with bamboo when it suddenly turned in a curve causing them to fall after the victim was hit in the body.

Identity of the tricycle driver was not disclosed pending investigation of the incident.*(CMGarde)


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