Traffic Enforcer Allegedly Refused To Prioritize Emergency, Baby Dies
BABY – A cruel traffic enforcer in Sorsogon allegedly refused to prioritize an emergency leading to the death of a baby.
Amid the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic in the Philippines, cops, soldiers, and traffic enforcers are deployed at checkpoints. It is a precautionary measure to prevent the further spread of the virus from Wuhan City, China.
Sadly, there are still lots of people and motorists who disobey the “enhanced community quarantine.” The Philippine National Police (PNP) enforced stricter measures to further combat these ECQ violators.
On Thursday, April 30, a Facebook User named Avie Legaspi Magdaraog shared an unfortunate incident. She aired her frustration towards traffic enforcer who allegedly blocked their vehicle during an emergency.
The netizen said the cruel traffic enforcer still issue violation ticket to their driver even though they already told him that there’s a woman that’s about to deliver at a hospital and they’re out to buy medicines for the operation.
Magdaraog said the traffic enforcer didn’t care that its an emergency. He continues doing interviews and issue tickets to the driver. She said they already gave him the license and other papers but he still refused to let them enter the town as quickly as possible. She said the traffic enforcer in Sorsogon are responsible for the death of the baby.
“Kung hindi dahil sainyo buhay pa sana ang batang eto nasan konsinsya nyo? nasan? trafic enforcer ng sorsogon? mga pasali nindo namatay ang batang eto ndi dahil sa covid kundi dahil saino mga Wala kayong consensya tapos titikitan nyo papamultahin nyo?”
“Napaka simpleng violation sana naman kinonsidira nyo oras ang hinahabol … pinag bigyan nyo sana na makabili muna ng gamot at mga gamit ng pasyinte para sa operasyon..
buhay pa sana sya,” she wrote.
Lots of netizens voice their anger towards the traffic enforcer. Here are some of their comments on the post:
@Jay Gutierrez Soriano: “Hayup mga enforcer n yn dapt s mga yn ikulong”
@Rey Mara: “Dapat yung mga ganyang enforcer nayan sina sampaham nang kaso”
@Red M Lawas: “tapos ung violation ung non xompliance lang sa hand/traffic signal? asan utak ng mga ugok na to? kainit ng ulo”
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