BOLINAO, Pangasinan March 16 – A 76-year old man died after he was bumped by a speeding north-bound truck along the national highway at Sampaloc, here, recently.
Police authorities identified the fatality as Mario Dela Infante Cruz, 76, a resident of barangay San Joaquin Norte, Agoo, La Union while the suspect who was driving his truck was named as Arman Organista Capena, 34, single, businessman, a resident of barangay Ilog-Malino, Bolinao, Pangasinan.
Initial police investigation showed the truck was proceeding north bound when it accidentally hit the victim who was crossing the road in the place of incident that caused him to be thrown several meters away from the said place.
He was immediately rushed by concerned citizens to the Bolinao Community Hospital but he was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians due to multiple head and body injuries.
By Dexter A. See