A MOTORCYCLE rider died in a road accident along Hernaez Extension, Mansilingan Road, Barangay Mansilingan, Bacolod City Sunday evening, August 9, 2020.
Police identified the fatality as Noel Tingson, 38, of Purok Isla, Barangay Villamonte, Bacolod City.
Police Lieutenant Colonel Ariel Pico, spokesperson of Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO), said Tingson was driving his motorcycle around 7:40 p.m. when he bumped into a Mitsubishi Adventure taxi driven by Terence Paul Dalimu, 43, of Purok Malipayon, Barangay 35, Bacolod, who was traveling towards the north direction of Hernaez Extension.
The victim sustained serious injury and died on the spot.
Pico said Dalimu, who voluntarily surrendered, is detained at the custodial facility of Police Station 7 and facing charges for reckless imprudence resulting in homicide.