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MC rider hits post, dies

  • Written by Edd Reyes With Alyssa Alejandro
  • Published in Metro
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A 42-year-old rider died when he lost control of his motorcycle and hit a concrete electric post Tuesday night in Valenzuela City.

Dennis Duyag, of Lot 10, Block 25, Beverly Homes, Phase 4, Prenza 2, Marilao, Bulacan, died on the spot from severe head and body injuries.

Valenzuela police traffic investigator PO2 Fridayrich Dalasnadas said the incident happened at 11:30 p.m. while the victim was travelling at high speed on a Yamaha motorcycle (UO-1053) on MacArthur Highway on the way to Bulacan.

Upon reaching Malanday area, the victim’s motorcycle went out of control and crashed into an electric post at the outer lane portion of the road.

Due to the impact, the victim sustained severe head and body injuries, killing him instantly.