3 killed, 2 hurt in Butuan motorcycle collision

Richmond Hinayon, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Apr 18 2017 01:49 AM

BUTUAN CITY - Three people died when two motorcycles collided on a road in Barangay Taguibo, Butuan City on Sunday evening.

The fatalities were identified as Christopher Ejoc and his back rider Arjun Tanilon, and Kim Ryan Dellatura, who was riding the other motorcycle.

Dellatura's passengers Jemary Tubera and Jerson Montero were injured.

All of them were not wearing helmets.

Initial investigation revealed that Dellatura overtook another vehicle and did not notice the approaching motorcycle on the opposite lane.

Ejoc's motorcycle also had no headlight.