Woman dies, 2 injured in motorcycle collision

MASBATE CITY— A housewife died while two other passengers were injured when the for-hire motorcycle they were riding collided with another motorcycle along the national highway in Barangay Asid, Masbate City, Thursday night.
A police report identified the dead victim as Leny Ocareza while injured were her husband, Archie, and the driver of motorcycle, locally called “habal –habal,” identified as Jensen Bert Serrano.
Responding residents of the area rushed the victims to the Masbate Provincial Hospital where Archie and Serrano are still recuperating.
Jay P. Arcenal, driver of the other habal-habal, immediately fled the accident site, the report said.
It added that the accident occurred at about 6:30 p.m., Thursday, while the victims were on their home to Milagros town in Masbate. (PNA) FFC/FGS/EMC/CBD