The comedian Tado Jimenez more popularly known with his screen name “Tado” was one of the 14 people who were killed in a tragic accident at the outskirts of Bontoc, Mountain Province after their bus fell into a 500-meter-deep ravine.
Aside from Tado which was confirmed dead by police authorities, a Dutch woman and a Canadian man was also identified as two of the victims. The Canadian was identified as Alex Loring while Ann Van de Ven, a tourist from The Netherlands were found dead at the crash site.
According to the police, the two foreigners were among the nine people who were killed instantly when the bus fell into the ravine in Sitio Pagang at around 7:20 AM of February 7, 2014.
Tado Jimenez or Arvin Jimenez on real life is known for his role in comedy movies and television shows in the Philippines. He is also an entrepreneur selling his own products.
Aside from Tado Jimenez other fatalities who were identified are Marcial Bernard Jr., Andrew David Sicam, Natividad Ngawa, Gerald Baja, and Ana Alaba. There were 31 injured during the incident involving the Florida Trans bus which came from Sampaloc in Manila.