By Raquel Atok
Photos by NAVRU
First Posted 10:23 AM 09/10/2018
Naval, Biliran – Driving under the influence of alcohol resulted to a casualty with one dead and one injured in Sitio San Juan, Brgy. Capiñahan, Naval, Biliran around 12:10 A. M., midnight of September 10.
Jessie Jarge Villabane, 30 years old, male, single, laborer, and the driver of the motorcycle was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician Dr. Edgardo Nierras.
On the other hand, Abrigo Regodo, 44 years old, married, also a laborer, and the former’s back rider is alive but obtained injuries on different parts of the body.
Both the victims reside in Brgy. Villaconsuelo, Naval, Biliran.
PINSP Antonio Salas, Jr., together with PO3 Alexander Mejia and PO1 Larry Abad, found out in their initial investigation that the victims were under the influence of liquor while driving from Brgy. Villaconsuelo heading to Naval proper. Upon reaching the place of incident, which was a curve lane, they fell on the the pavement obtaining a heavy blow.
Responding police officers received the call of a concerned citizen around 12:45 A. M.
NAVRU rescuers responded to the accident.