Motorcycle Driver Killed in Mishap
A motorcycle driver was killed when he collided with a tractor with trailer at the intersection of Roxas-Marañon Streets in Barangay Poblacion 2, Sagay City, Negros Occidental at 10:45 p.m. Saturday.
Police Senior Inspector Ellendie Rebusquillo, Sagay City Deputy police chief identified the victim as Tommy Delagao Azucena, Jr., 27, single, of Purok Mapainubuson, Crossing San Agustin in Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City.
Azucena sustained head and body injuries and was rushed to Lopez District Planters Foundation Hospital, Incorporated in Sagay City.
He was driving a Rusi SS100 motorcycle owned by Elmar V. Torres of Purok Mainubuson in Crossing San-Agustin, Barangay Paraiso, Sagay City going to the bus terminal in uncontrollable speed when it bumped into the Isuzu truck GIGA tractor.
The driver of the tractor is Jonathan Apolinario Delapeña, 47, married of Sitio Central Leonor in Barangay Jonob-Jonob in Escalante City, Negros Occidental.
The Isuzu truck came from Sagay Sugar Central in Barangay Bato on its way to Escalante City.
Delapeña surrendered to Sagay City PNP.*