LAGAWE, Ifugao – A 17-year old individual died after his the motorcycle he was driving rammed into a riprap on the side of the road at Dugong Tungngod, here, Wednesday night.
Police authorities identified the fatality as John Mark Dominong Buhulon, 17, and resident of Caba, Lagawe, Ifugao.
Initial police investigation showed the victim was driving his motorcycle en route to the town proper from Ibulao in Kiangan when he suddenly caused his vehicle to ram into a riprap on the side of the road that resulted to his being thrown off and banging his head and body on the concrete pavement and the stonewall.
The victim was rushed to the Ifugao General Hospital clinic for medical treatment but he was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians due to serious head and body injuries.
By Dexter A. See