LUCENA CITY – A 61-year-old driver died in a road accident in Sariaya, Quezon before dawn Thursday.
A spot report from Sariaya police station stated that Leondrino Calizo perished when his vehicle collided head on with a wing van along the Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Poblacion 1 at about 12:15 a.m.
Calizo was rushed to hospital by first responders but succumbed along the way.
Truck driver Jayson Zamora was not injured.
Further investigation is ongoing. (Editor: Gilbert S. Gaviola)
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