Call center agent dead, boyfriend hurt in Cebu road accident
January 22, 2023 - Sunday 3:01 PM by Romeo Braceros JrPHOTO: CTTODA
After falling off their motorcycle and being struck by a prime mover truck on the Cebu South Coastal Road (CSCR) in Sitio Laray, Barangay San Roque, Talisay City, a 24-year-old call center agent died, while her boyfriend was injured.
Police identified the deceased as Marilou Hermosa, an A.S. Fortuna Street, Mandaue City resident.
Hermosa was riding a motorcycle driven by her boyfriend, Roy Aribas, 27, from Camp 8 in Toledo City, in central Cebu, when they were involved in a collision around 1:30 p.m., according to traffic investigator Police Corporal Ariel Balde of the Talisay City Police Station on January 21, Saturday.
The victims, according to Balde, were traveling northbound in the middle lane of the CSCR's outer lane on their way to Mandaue City when they were struck by the prime mover truck.
Hermosa and Aribas lost control of the motorcycle and were struck by a truck.
Hermosa was transported to the hospital with critical injuries but was pronounced dead there.
The driver of the vehicle owned by Worldwide Interiors Design Center Corp., which is situated in Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City, is Michael Brobo, 45, a resident of Barangay Pitogo, Consolacion town, and is currently being held by police.
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