LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – A 49-year old farmer died after he allegedly succumbed to cardiac arrest inside his elf truck parked inside the Farmer’s Center at Puguis, here, recently.
Senior Superintendent Florante Camuyot, officer-in-charge of the Benguet Provincial Police Office, identified the fatality as Florentino Cariño Atelba, 49, married, farmer, Benguet and a resident No. OC-017 Boted, Tawang, La Trinidad, Benguet.
Initial police investigation showed the victim was seen lifeless inside his vehicle for several hours that prompted parking personnel to seek the help of emergency responders.
Responding police operatives and emergency responders found that there were no signs of external injuries on the victim and that there were no personal belongings that were missing.
The case is still subject to further investigation by concerned police operatives to ascertain the real cause of his death.
By Dexter A. See