JOVELLAR, Albay – Two 10-year-old elementary school pupils died the other day when they were bumped by a motorcycle driven by a teenager while crossing the highway at Barangay Cabraran in this town.
The victims, who were identified as Kaye Macandog Caleso and Sarah Kaye Tolosa Avila, were declared dead on arrival in two separate hospitals.
Caleso died at the Gata Hospital in adjacent Guinobatan town while Avila was declared dead when transferred to the Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital in Legazpi City.
The motorcycle driver, Joshoa Ibanez Entera, was also confined at BIRTH after sustaining minor injuries.
He is facing two counts of Reckless Imprudence Resulting to Homicide cases while confined at the hospital under police guard.