TIGBAUAN, Iloilo -- Three people were killed, including a 3-year-old girl, after their motorcycle got hit by an owner-type jeep in Barangay Buyu-an, Tigbauan, Iloilo Sunday afternoon.
The jeep, driven by Fritz Dorado, came from Iloilo City and was on its way to Guimbal town when the driver lost control of the vehicle, causing it to go over to the opposite lane and crash into the motorcycle.
Due to the impact of the collision, all 3 on board the motorcycle died.
They were identified as Anecita Navarrao, 59, Ramon Navarrao, 52, and their 3-year-old granddaughter, Lean Margarette.
The victims were rushed to the hospital but were declared dead on arrival.
Meanwhile, Dorado surrendered to the police, but denied that he was driving fast.
He will be charged with reckless imprudence resulting to homicide. -- report from Kenneth Ladigohon, ABS-CBN News Iloilo