BOKOD, Benguet – A 26-year old driver died after his van accidentally fell off a 50-meter deep ravine along the Bokod-Kabayan road, particularly at Poblacion, here, recently.
Police authorities identified the fatality as Jesryl Sangoy, 26, married, municipal driver, and a resident of Sombrero, Ambuclao, Bokod.
Initial police investigation showed the Bokod Municipal Police Station received a report from concerned citizens on a vehicle that allegedly fell off the ravine in the place of incident and concerned police operatives immediately responded to the area and were able to retrieve the victim’s body several hours after the incident.
The victim was immediately rushed by concerned rescuers to the Dennis Molintas Memorial Hospital in nearby Daclan for medical treatment but he was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians due to multiple head and body injuries.
The incident is still subject to investigation by the police to ascertain the cause of the untoward incident that resulted to the untimely demise of the municipal driver.
By Dexter . See