Car hits Talisay man

BY CYRUS GARDE

Monday, November 13, 2017

BACOLOD City – Crossing the road turned fatal for a man in Barangay Zone 16, Talisay City, Negros Occidental.

The 43-year-old resident Decederio Ortega sustained head and body injuries, a police report showed.

A car that the 34-year-old Rizaldy Bitoon of Barangay Mambulac, Silay City, Negros Occidental drove hit Ortega around 7:40 p.m. on Nov. 11, the report further stated.

Ortega was rushed to the Talisay City Health Unit where attending physician Dr. Diane Hibionada pronounced him “dead on arrival” at around 8 p.m.

Bitoon, on the other hand, surrendered to the Talisay City police./PN