Driver Of Jeep Who Hit Elderly Woman In Barangay Tangub Identified
BARANGAY TANGUB – The driver of the jeep who recently hit and killed an elderly woman in Barangay Tangub was finally identified.
The elderly woman, identified as Nelia Bo-oc, 74 years of age, was confirmed dead after getting hit by a jeep, which takes the route Pulupandan – Bacolod, near City hardware in the Barangay Tangub highway, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental at approximately 9 AM in the morning.
Netizen Liie Zel took photos of the aftermath of the incident and further said that Bo-oc received serious injuries from her head, which led to her death.
The driver of the said jeep was finally found and was identified as Arnold Villareta from Barangay Calumagan in the city of Bago.
Villareta claimed that he hit Bo-oc by accident. He further added did not notice Bo-oc crossing the highway. Villareta apologized to the family of Bo-oc for the tragedy.
Here is the video of the interview on Facebook:
Netizens gave their reactions on a separate post related to the driver and the incident. Here are some of their comments:
“Kuya alas 9: 00 na ng umaga masanag na hindi mo ba cya nakita…..kalooy lng da edad nya na 74 yrs old naga pamgabudlay pa para mabuhi……”Sophia Padilla on Facebook
“Ky gapinalumba pirmi paunahay kuha pasehero Abaw amu gd ina nga dw gina nerbyos ako mgsakay sa jeep pa Bacolod”Melannie Ortega Dejando on Facebook
“Gaan leksyon. Buhay ung kinitil mo eh. Ok lng sana kung di namatay. Two times na pala natabo pero wla ka gid japon nagka lesson”據據找 on Facebook
“Ka*** cmu nga driver kita mo nagd pedestrian haras2x ka gd ya, nd mna mauli ang kabuhi sng tawo…”JD G Dela Rosa on Facebook
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