DTG OF INCIDENT:
09 1830H December 2017
LOCATION OF INCIDENT:
So Bunga (GC 052622) Brgy Nicolas, Magsaysay, OCM
Student Delegates from University of Rizal System, Morong Rizal
NARRATIVE OF INCIDENT:
On 09 1830 December 2017, Forty 44 student delegation from University of Rizal System, Morong Rizal Province participants for Southern Tagalog Regional Association of State Universities Colleges Olympic (STRASUC) onboard on a Bus owned by Charm Bus Travel and Tours Company with plate number RNJ 324 while reaching the steep part of Sitio Bunga, Brgy Nicholas, Magsaysay Occidental Mindoro, the bus is following the coaster van but suddenly the bus loses its brake and about to hit the coaster in front of him. The driver maneuver to the left to avoid hitting the coaster and fell to a deep canal.
RESULT OF INCIDENT:
-Two (2) dead namely;
1. Prof Elmer Decillo, 62 years old resident of Brgy Sampaloc, Tanay Rizal.
2. Mr Jonathan Rojeda Pineda, 51 years old director of Binangonan Campus
-Thirty (30) injured persons recorded from bus;
-Three (3) of injured are still at the San Jose District Hospital
1. Mary Ann De Castro
2. Jommel Alejo Tomas
3. Maricel Mañaol
-No person injured from coaster van.
- All delegates were already discharge from San Jose District Hospital
-Delegates are now at Occidental Mindoro State College (OMSC) Labangan Campus.
- Driver of said Bus Julius P Baleno is still missing, MPS Magsaysay conducting search and investigation about his whereabouts.
This unit immediately mobilized the medical team and utilized the KM451 ambulance at about 09 2045 December 2017, under 1LT DEFENSOR, responded at accident site at So Bunga, Brgy Nicolas, Magsaysay, OCM. Troops arrived around 2130H same day, and had coordination with Mr Jesus Jonjie A Venturanza, MDRRMC Chairman of Magsaysay,OCM to extend rescue and retrieval operation.
Around 2200H medical team led by 1LT DEFENSOR, transported three (3) patients from San Jose District Hospital to San Jose Public Health Diagnostic Center to undergo CT Scan.
At about 10 0430H December 2017, Medical Team under 1LT DEFENSOR, returned proper stationed at H4IB So FF Cruz, Brgy Cambunang, Bulalacao,Oriental Mindoro .
Source Halcon Star Online, 2017-12-10 11:19:28