Mom, kid die in vehicle collision in North Cotabato

By Arianne Apatan, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao

Posted at Apr 25 2014 09:58 AM | Updated as of Apr 25 2014 05:58 PM

COTABATO CITY – A mother and her daughter died on the spot after a truck collided with the motorcycle they were riding in Barangay Amas, Kidapawan City, reports said.

The fatalities were identified as Annabelle Cabaraca, 34, and her daughter Diane, 8.

Joseph Cabaraca, who was driving the motorcycle, was also injured and is now being treated at a hospital in the city.

Kidapawan police identified the truck driver as Tato Banda Ali, a resident of Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao.

Based on investigation, both vehicles were traversing the national highway in Barangay Amas when the truck suddenly bumped the the motorcycle.

Ali is now under the police custody for possible filing of charges.