Man dies, 3 hurt in motorcycle mishap

A MAN died while three others were injured after they were hit by a motorcycle along the national highway at Purok Masulhay, Barangay Maao in Bago City, Negros Occidental Saturday night.

Killed was Vicente Dizon, 43, of the said village. Also wounded were motorcycle driver Police Officer 2 Robert Glen Priolo, 34; Gejohn Lama, 26; and Jaybert Pillone, 24.

Senior Inspector Hercules Trigue, deputy chief for administration of Bago City Police Station, said Dizon was crossing the street when Priolo’s motorcycle hit him and Pillone, who was sitting on the gutter.

Priolo, who is assigned at Police Station 2 in Bacolod City, was reportedly speeding on his way to work around 8 p.m.

Priolo and Lama sustained minor injuries.

All three injured victims were brought to a hospital.
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