MARIVELES, Bataan — A tricycle collided with an oncoming trailer truck along the Roman Highway in Barangay Lucanin here resulting to the death of the trike driver on Sunday evening.
Mariveles police chief Lt. Col. Emelito dela Cruz in a report to Bataan police director Col. Romell Velasco named the fatality as tricycle driver Jhun Santos, 27, of Lucanin.
He said that investigation showed the trailer truck was travelling from Mariveles to Balanga while the tricycle was in the opposite direction when the collision occurred at past 7 p.m.
Dela Cruz said the tricycle allegedly occupied the lane traversed by the trailer truck driven by Edgardo Ravela of Penaranda, Nueva Ecija and hit the big vehicle.
The police chief said investigation was still going on.