Naguilian, Isabela – A 21-year-old member of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) died after his motorcycle collided with a Suzuki S-Presso along the Provincial Road in Barangay San Manuel, Naguilian, Isabela.
In a report by Naguillian Police Station on December 16, the army was riding a black Yamaha Mio Aerox 155 while traversing the said national highway when his motorcycle met head on with a silver Suzuki S-Presso heading to Barangay Villa Paz of said town.
Police said the black motorcycle suddenly encroached the line of the vehicle driven by Rheymark Rodriguez, 17, and a resident of Barangay Minanga, San Mariano, resulting in the incident.
The army sustained head injury as his helmet was thrown due to the strong collision.
The victim was immediately taken to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.
Police identified the casualty as Than Josua Mayor, 21, army and a resident of Sitio Bitabian of said Barangay.
Meantime, Rodriguez and his two friends sustained minor injuries. Both are students from Barangay San Mariano.
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