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Road mishap in Mankayan, Benguet kills 1, leaves 8 injured

Updated: Sep 24, 2022


Benguet, Philippines – A man died and eight others were injured in a head-on crash in Mankayan, Benguet on Monday, August 08, 2022.


Initial investigation of Mankayan Municipal Police Station revealed a passenger jeepney came from Paco, Mankayan, and was traversing along Sitio Golf Marivic, Sapid, Mankayan when a Tamaraw FX suddenly appeared, colliding with the jeepney.


The FX driver said he lost control of his car, which suddenly took over the jeepney’s lane resulting in the fatal crash.


Both drivers, along with the seven passengers, sustained injuries. They were all rushed to Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company Hospital for immediate medication.


One of the passengers of the Tamaraw FX was referred to Benguet General Hospital due to the impact of the incident.

Unfortunately, he was declared dead at 11 PM on the same day.


The casualty was identified by authorities as a certain Lyman Besyaken Jr., 38, married, and an LHD (load, haul and dump) truck operator of Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company.


The FX driver Johnny Tamaken, and the jeepney driver Danny Soliwag together with passengers Dominic Lacwayan and Virginia Mayap-ey are undergoing treatment while the four other passengers were already sent home.


Further investigation into the incident is ongoing.


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