Policeman killed after hitting a mahogany tree in Iloilo
A POLICE officer was reportedly killed Sunday morning after the motorcycle he was riding hit a tree along the national highway in a remote village in Pototan, Iloilo, police reports said on Monday.
Reports reaching Camp Crame, Western Visayas Police director, Chief Supt. Agrimero Cruz Jr., identified the police officer killed as PO1 Erwin Bachica, 28 and native of Negros Occidental.
Cruz, quoting reports said Bachica, assigned at Kalibo Airport, was driving his motorcycle the national highway in Brgy. Cahaguikikan when the incident occurred at around 10:50am
Investigation revealed that the police officer lost control of his motorcycle, a Suzuki Raider 150, before hitting a mahogany tree. He was rushed to Iloilo Medical center but was declared dead on arrival.