Van ignores red light, kills rider

June 29, 2021 Edd Reyes 199 views

A 42-YEAR -OLD rider died after his motorcycle was rammed by a speeding Isuzu wing van Tuesday before dawn in Makati City.

Benedict Jose Sungalon died on the spot from severe head and body injuries while the driver of the van bearing plate number (RJT) 110 escaped and is now the subject of police manhunt.

A report received by Makati police chief P/Col. Harold Depositar showed that while the victim, on board his Yamaha Mio motorcycle was crossing along Osmena Highway coming from Arnaiz Avenue going towards Evangelista Street at around 1:30 am, the speeding Isuzu wing van coming from Magallanes Interchange heading towards Zobel Roxas Street disregarded the red signal and hit the motorcycle.