Motorcycle driver killed in Pasig mishap


    A MOTORCYCLE driver was killed while a passenger bus driver was wounded in a road mishap in Pasig City last Tuesday night.

    Col. Moises Villaceran, local police chief, identified the fatality who died of his injuries while under observation at the Pasig General Hospital as Leonardo Raffer, 41.

    The driver of the Zhongtong bus, identified as Ricardo Erilla, 45, is confined at the same hospital due to minor injuries and will face charges of reckless impudence resulting to homicide.

    Investigation showed that both vehicles were traveling on the eastbound lane of Ortigas Ave. in Barangay Ugong when Raffer lost control of his motorcycle and hit the rear portion of the bus. He was run over by the left rear tire of bus.

    Raffer was immediately brought to the hospital by Erilla but latter succumbed to his wounds.