2 die, 1 hurt in Zamboanga Sur road accident Tuesday, August 22, 2017 By BONG GARCIA TWO persons died while another one was injured in a highway collision in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Tuesday.
The police said the collision occurred around 7:30 p.m. Sunday along the national highway in Barangay Bulawan, Lapuyan town in Zamboanga del Sur.
The police identified the fatalities as Javier Manduyag, 48, farmer, and Elvis Duhaylungsod, 51, a businessman. Injured was Jennie Davis, 23.
Investigation showed that Nick Davis, 25, was driving tricycle with Jennie and Regine Davis, 19, as his passengers traveling to Pagadian City from Dimataling town while Duhaylungsod was driving a motorcycle with Manduyag as his back rider traveling to Lapuyan from San Miguel municipality when they collided upon reaching the village of Bulawan.
The police said that Manduyag died on the spot while Duhaylungsod died on the way to the Zamboanga del Sur Medical Center in Pagadian City. Jennie was brought to the Margosatubig Regional Hospital for medical treatment, while Nick and Regine were unscathed.