3 die as van, motorbike collide

Published April 11, 2019, 5:23 PM

by AJ Siytangco

By Danny Estacio 

ATIMONAN, Quezon — Three members of a family died while another member was injured after their motorcycle crashed head-on with a van in Barangay Balubad, Wednesday night.

The victims were Vicente Garin Balderosa, 33; Vincent Balderosa, aged between 1 and 5, and Marian Meperaque Bal­derosa, aged between 5 and 10, and all residents of Brgy. Tag­bakin, here. While the injured was Justine Balderosa, aged between 10 and 15.

The report said m the mo­torcycle with plate No. DC 55475 driven by Vicente was on Maha­rlika highway when it swerved into the opposite lane hitting the upcoming Nissan Urvan Van bearing plate No. UOG406 and driven by Jay-R Llorca Salvo, 28, company driver and resident of B28 L8 Ridge Crest Subd. Pa­song Buaya II Imus, Cavite.

The van was headed for Manila.

Because of the impact, Vin­cent and his three back riders were thrown on the cemented pavement and all sustained head and body injuries. They were declared dead at Doña Marta District Hospital.

Justine was still being treat­ed for head and body injuries.