A student on a motorcycle was killed when a truck ran over him in front of Villa Guadalupe at the Circumferential Road in Barangay Alijis, Bacolod City, at about 1:30 p.m. yesterday.
The police identified the victim as Dennis Destor Jr., 23, of Barangay Taculing in Bacolod. He was reportedly a working student at the Bacolod City College.
Traffic investigation showed that the Huwotruck was going south of the Circumferential Road when it swerved to the right and collided with the Suzuki motorcycle without plate number of Destor, that was travelling in the same direction.
Destor died on the spot,and his motorcycle was damaged, the police said.
The driver of the truck identified asJoear Navarro, 37, of Barangay Robles in La Castellana town, Negros Occidental, meanwhile,was taken to the custodial facility of Police Station 7, police records show.
Both the truck and the motorcycle were impounded at Bacolod City Police Office compound.*SGG
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