Farmer killed in a motorcycle accident in Bayugan City
A fifty-year old farmer died and another one was injured in a freak accident involving a motorcyle at a sub-urban village in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur on early dawn Saturday, police reports said Sunday.
Reports sent to Camp Crame by the Caraga regional police office identified the victims of freak accident as Demetrio Gabato, 50 and Johnny Hermoso, 26 and both are residents of Purok-2, Brgy. Mabuhay of said city.
The reports said the accident occured at around 1am Saturday along the national highway at Purok-7A, Brgy Taglatawan of the same City.
The reports said the two were onboard a motorstar driven by Hermoso and Gabato as back rider when it lost control and crashed on the road shoulder.
The victims were on their way home when the driver lost control, which resulted in the incident, reports said.
The reports said the two sustained injuries and were brought to New Bayugan Medical Hospital but Gabato was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.
Gabato’s remains was brought to Mata Funeral for proper disposition while the motorcycle is now under the custody of Bayugan City police for safe keeping, reports said.