Quezon City cop dies in Zamboanga Sibugay road mishapMarch 3, 2020
By Ely Dumaboc
A Quezon City police officer died after the motorcycle he was riding was hit Monday by an oncoming fish carrier truck in Barangay Gango of R.T. Lim town, Zamboanga Sibugay.
Police investigator Corporal Julkaram Muntahin identified the police officer as Police Lieutenant Chester Malangan Banghulot.
The police investigator said the victim, who was on a field training program in the Zamboanga Peninsula, was negotiating the national highway from Ipil town.
Meanwhile, the fish carrier truck driven by a certain Muktar Hamiya was traveling from Zamboanga City.
Upon reaching the place of the incident at around noon, the truck tried to overtake another cargo truck.
The driver told the investigator that he did not see the motorcycle driven by the cop. But admitted he only noticed it shortly before the impact.
Responders brought the victim to a local hospital.
The attending physician declared the victim dead on arrival due to multiple injuries. (Featured Image: Facebook/ Mindanao Sun)