by richy nalagon
A motorcycle driver died when he smashed into an Isuzu vehicle along Davao-Bukidnon Highway in Barangay Sto. Niño, Tugbok on Sunday night.
Tugbok Police Station identified the motorcycle driver as Jemar Masayon Bacalso, 22, of Catalunan Pequeño. Police said he was heading towards Ulas from Calinan when he fatally collided with the Isuzu highlander wagon with plate number LDD-523 driven by Edgar Noel Ferrer Baula, 55 and a resident of Greenmeadows Subdivision, Sto. Niño Tugbok. Baula was repor-tedly turning left for Green-meadows Subdivision.
Bacalso fell to the pavement due to the strong impact. He sustained body injuries but he was declared dead on the spot by Bara-ngay Mintal responders.
Baula was brought to the Tugbok Police Station for investigation and proper disposition while Bacalso was brought to a funeral parlor in Calinan.