TWO were killed while 19 others were seriously injured when two vehicles collided on Sunday afternoon along the Aguinaldo Highway in Dasmarinas City, Cavite.
According to police investigators, a white Toyota Hilux with plate number TLI 692 was traveling in the north direction when it counterflowed and hit an oncoming public utility jeep (PUJ) with plate number DXR 626. At total of 21 people were injured from the accident, and rushed by the responding ambulances to the University Medical Center in Dasmarinas City. But the two passengers of the Toyota Hilux were declared dead on arrival by the attending physicians of the hospital and were identified as Amelia Punzalan and Haidee Farrol, both residing at 56 Sgt. Esguerra St., South Triangle Diliman, Quezon City.
The two drivers of the vehicles involved in the accident were identified as Ivan Punzalan, a resident of 22 Langka Meycauayan, Bulacan who was driving the Toyota Hilux, and Meliton Montenegro, resident of Masalisi Lemery, Batangas who was driving the PUJ. Both were investigated by the police for the deadly road accident.