Motorcycle crash kills retired teacher

ILOILO City – A 72-year-old retired teacher died in a collision between two motorcycles, a police report showed.

The crash that killed Hermogenes Capote at around 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday happened in their village of Bariga in Banate, Iloilo.

A motorcycle driven by Raffy Beboso, 29, of the same barangay overtook a preceding vehicle and crashed against the incoming motorcycle driven by Capote, police said, citing witnesses.

Capote died of a head injury, stated the police report.

Beboso survived but had a head injury, too. He was confined at Don Jose S. Monfort Medical Center Extension Hospital in Barotac Nuevo town./PN


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