Truck Accidentally Rams Carriage During Funeral Service, Driver & Horse Hired Died
A carriage driver and his horse died while serving a client during funeral service after he was rammed by a truck.
Nowadays, road accident has been one of the most common traffic problems not only in the Philippines but also in different countries all around the world. It usually causes injuries and even death to the victims.
The Philippine government is already implementing stricter rules and regulations to prevent such incidents. Unfortunately, there are still a lot of hard-headed and reckless motorists violating the traffic policy.
The driver identified as Dominador Domingo is supposed to place the coffin inside the carriage for a funeral procession when the incident happened. The driver is supposed to go to a cemetery in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte.
Unfortunately, a truck driver accidentally rammed the along the national highway in Barangay 16. The powerful impact of the collision destroyed the carriage and sent the driver pummeling on the ground.
The horse died on the spot and the residents brought the 53-year-old coachman to the hospital. However, Domingo died in the hospital after suffering serious wounds and injuries due to the incident.
The truck driver voluntarily surrendered to the police authorities. The driver will face charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide and damage to property.
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