GINGOOG CITY (CDO Journal /Jan 16) - One dead on the spot and two other injured late last week when two vehicles collide each other along National Highway, Purok-1, Brgy. San Juan, this city.
A multi cab driver, Frederico Tupaz Tuñacao Jr., 23 years old, single and a resident of Brgy. Lunao, this city was dead on the spot after hit by a Fuso Forward driven by a certain Juanito Panlide Clerigo, 27 years old and a resident of Brgy. Piglawan, Esperanza, Agusan del Sur.
Clerigo was on critical condition as of press time, admitted at local hospital,here together with his brother Gary, who was also injured.
SPO1 Felix Espejon, traffic investigator said that the cause of death of Tuñacao was hypovolemic shock secondary to multiple fractures and lacerated wounds and as of who were wronged, he said "we cannot determine yet."
Upon initial investigation, the forward enroute from Cagayan de Oro City to Esperanza, Agusan del Sur, west to east while the multi cab was heading from Gingoog City proper to Brgy. Lunao east to west, this city.
"We cannot determine the point of impact, nagkatag man ang mga debris, both vehicles were on their proper way but we don’t have witnesses," Espejon said.
"But we are sure either of the two took disadvantage, still we can't determine yet," he said adding: "Also which of the two will pay the damaged single motor and the bunkhouse, still we don't know yet."
A singlemotor XRM Honda parked at the Bunkhouse, both was totally damaged were also hit by Fuso Forward beside National Highway after the two vehicles collided.