Two individuals died after the motorcycle they were riding struck a dump truck Wednesday morning along a national road in Binalbagan’s Barangay Paglaum. Authorities identified the fatalities as 38-year-old Eddie Hornanero and 36-year-old Pacio Jimenez of Himamaylan City’s Barangay Libacao.
According to police, the two were aboard a motorcycle when they struck a dump truck head-on.
The pair died at the scene.
47-year-old Joy Valente, the driver of the truck, is currently under Binalbagan Police Station custody./WDJ