Six individuals are recuperating in a medical clinic in northern Palawan after they were wounded in a tricycle and motorcycle accident along the national road in Barangay Villa Libertad, El Nido, on Sunday afternoon.
A report from the municipal police station in El Nido identified the victims of the accident as Francis Villaroza, Buena Fe Gustillo, Catalina Timbancaya, and Cassandra Dagaraga, who were riding a tricycle, and Noel Miano, the driver of the single motorcycle, and Boy Bingona, who was the back rider.
Investigating policemen said the accident happened when the tricycle was traversing the national road going to Nacpan Beach from south to north, and the motorcycle being driven by Miano coming from the opposite direction.
Upon reaching Villa Libertad, the single motorcycle allegedly intruded on the opposite lane in a sharp curve, colliding with the tricycle.
Responding personnel of the El Nido Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office brought the wounded victims to the Medical City Clinic.