By BiliranIsland.com Staff
Published 7:02 AM, March 5, 2022
Biliran, Biliran – The driver of a single motorcycle was severely injured and recuperating at the Provincial Hospital while two passengers suffered only minor injuries after a head-on collision with a four wheel vehicle about 12: 30 in the afternoon yesterday Thursday (Mar 03) along the National Highway particularly at the curved Road of Brgy. Bato, Biliran, Biliran.
Biliran COP Police Capt Isidoro Ancero Jr., identified the motorcycle driver as Nelson Gelizon, legal age¸married, self –employed a resident of Sitio Calachuchi Brgy Villa Enage, Biliran, Biliran while his passengers were identified as Jenelyn Bacalla y Mocorro 25, single, jobless and Rowena Gelizon y Umaging 38, single and both resident of Sitio Calachuchi Brgy Villa Enage, Biliran, Biliran. While the driver of the other vehicle was a Mitsubishi Mirage G4 GLX color white driven by Augustus Ruiz, 44, , married Sales Manager International Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (IPI) and a resident of Brgy 81 LTS Villa Marna Subdivision Brgy. Jugan Consolacion Cebu with passenger Juniel Ramos, 35, married, Sales Representative (IPI) and a resident of Talisay City, Cebu.
Initial investigation conducted by the responding police officers, disclosed that the motorcycle was travelling from Naval, Biliran going to the direction of Biliran proper and the Mitsubishi Mirage was traveling in an opposite direction heading to Naval, Biliran. But upon reaching the place of occurrence, the Mitsubishi Mirage swerved his vehicles to the other side of the lane resulting in a head on collision. The impact of the collision resulted in all passengers of the motorcycle falling to the ground causing injuries in different parts of their bodies.
The motorcycle driver, Gelison, was severely injured during the collision and one of his feet suffered dislocation. The three victims were brought to the Biliran Provincial Hospital for medical treatment and are still recuperating in the said hospital as of press time. Both vehicles incurred severe damages while the driver and passenger of Mitsubishi Mirage were unharmed.
The driver of the Mitsubishi Mirage was brought to the Biliran Police Station for proper disposition. – BiliranIsland.com