2 dead in Naga collision

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AT LEAST two people were killed in a collision between a dump truck and a motorcycle in Naga City, Cebu on Tuesday at 10:55 p.m.

Those killed were Floyd Basellote, from Cabiangon, Toledo City, the driver and his passenger, who remained unidentified as of Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022.

According to Police Major Joseph F. Lopena based on the investigation conducted by Police Staff Sgt. Aristeo Tampus, the two vehicles were travelling in the opposite direction.

Basellote was driving from Toledo City on their way to Naga City when, upon reaching the curved portion of the road in Barangay Lutac, Naga, he collided with the dump truck coming from the opposite lane that was driven by Roland Tapic Alferez, of Barangay Pangdan, Naga.

As a result, Basellote and his companion were thrown off the bike immediately upon the impact and ran over by the dump truck, causing their instant death. (GPL, TPT)

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