3 die as truck, car collide

August 29, 2019

THREE persons were killed in a vehicular accident involving a pick-up truck and a sports car the other day in Cagayan de Oro City.

The fatalities were identified as Rhett Lester Ang Gaeid, 21, Cameron Lili Madrid, 21 and Louise Gail Lagman, 20.

Cagayan de Oro City Police Office spokesman  Police Major Evan Vinas said the accident occurred at around 3:30 a.m. along the national highway  of CM Recto Gusa in the said city.

Initial investigation showed that the victims were onboard a Toyota MRS sports car driven by Gaeid when they collided with a  black Chevrolet Colorado  driven by Jose Georlin, 49.

Because of the strong impact, Gaeid and  adrid died on the spot while Lagman died while undergoing treatment in the hospital.

The driver of the pick-up truck was taken into police custody while charges of reckless imprudence resulting to  multiple homicide and damage to property were being prepared against him before the provincial prosecutors office.