Senior citizen dies, niece injured in Jaro road crash

first_imgAccording to police investigation, thevictims – who were both residents of Barangay Tacas, Jaro district – werecrossing the road when a van driven by 27-year-old Khent Tubilid of NuevaValencia, Guimaras hit them around 5:30 a.m. yesterday. Killed was 69-year-old Nimfa Hisug. Shesustained head and body injuries, police said.   Hisug’s 27-year-old niece Geem Gamarchawas now recuperating at the Western Visayas Medical Center in Mandurriaodistrict. ILOILO City – A senior citizen diedwhile her niece was injured after getting hit by a van in Barangay Balantang,Jaro district. center_img Heavy damage can be seen on the front portion of this vehicle that hit two persons in Barangay Balantang, Jaro, Iloilo City on Sept. 24. PHOTO COURTESY OF FRANCIS BASCO Tubilid was detained in the lockup cellof the Jaro police station, facing charges./PNlast_img