(Metro News) Man dies in QC road accident

December 24, 2009 11:13 pm 

MANILA, Dec. 24 — An unidentified man died after a speeding truck hit him while he was crossing Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) in front of a television station in Quezon City Thursday morning.

The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Traffic Enforcement Unit said the impact threw the man against the gutter, causing his instant death at around 8 a.m.

The truck driver fled and is now hunted by the QCPD-TEU to face charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide.

QCPD traffic investigators said the man was crossing EDSA to reach UNTV-37 station when he was hit by the truck at the southbound lane. (PNA) scs/JCA


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