Armored van kills biker, wounds 1

February 08, 2020

AN armored van hit a bicycle in Tondo, Manila killing one of its occupants and seriously injuring another. Both victims are minors.

Cjay Calderon, aged 12, of  915 Capulong St.,Tondo, was said to have died instantly while his brother, identified as five-year-old Jay- C, remains under observation in a hospital.

Now facing charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide and damage to property with physical injuries is the driver identified as Simplicio Calma  Jr., of No. 393 Balut, Tondo.

A report forwarded to P/Lt. Rex Bartolome,  chief of the Manila District Traffic Enforcement Unit Investigation Section, said that the incident took place at  11:40 a.m. last February 6, at the corner of Juan Luna and Capulong Streets.

The two boys were said to be aboard a lone bike when they were hit by the said armored van and got thrown on impact.