1 dead, 2 hurt as motorcycle slams into house in Taguig


Posted at Feb 09 2013 12:26 PM | Updated as of Feb 09 2013 08:26 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- A man died while two others were injured after the motorcycle they were riding slammed into a house in Barangay North Signal Village, Taguig City before dawn Saturday.

The fatality was identified as John Rey Sagun. The two other victims were identified as Alfred Lumbay, 16, and Bryan Morales, 17, residents of Barangay Central Village.

Annie Garcia, radio operator of Barangay Central Village, said the three victims slammed into a house along Sampaloc Street at around 3 a.m.

Investigation showed that the victims were drunk when the incident occurred.

They were rushed to Taguig-Pateros District Hospital but Sagun was declared dead on arrival.

Meanwhile, no one from the house was reported injured. -- Report from Dennis Datu, dzMM