3 hurt in Pasig road mishap

Posted at 12/16/12 3:39 PM

MANILA, Philipines – Three people were injured after a sports utility vehicle (SUV) hit a parked Mitsubishi Strada along Dr. Sixto Avenue in Barangay Maybunga, Pasig before midnight on Saturday.

According to Strada owner Rey Dellosa, his friend Thomas Claudio was checking something in front of his car when a Honda SUV hit his vehicle, hurting Claudio.

Because of the collision's impact, the SUV overturned and occupied the other lane, hitting a motorcycle.

Motorcycle driver Lito Osorio was badly hurt and he was immediately rushed to the hospital.

SUV driver Nikki Quimpo, on the other hand, was stuck inside her vehicle after it overturned. Quimpo reportedly came from a party and she was drunk while driving.

Both Quimpo and Claudio were also given medial attention for the bruises that they sustained.

Authorities said Quimpo will be facing charges of reckless imprudence resulting to multiple physical injuries and damage to property.

Quimpo may also be charged for driving under the influence of liquor if proven that she was really intoxicated when the accident happened.