Another Pilipino died in Saudi Arabia last day—July 6 due to an accident while the other one is severely wounded while they were riding in a car on Jeddah.
The Pinoy whose name is not yet divulged to public while his critical company was identified as Celso Paluyo. Celso is now under the intensive care in a hospital on Jeddah.
The two are working as a sales agent. According to the statement released by another Pinoy driver named Dioscoro Halasan, the accident was happened at about 7:30PM. He just saw the two who were that time was severely injured, 20 meters from his car.
According to Dioscoro Halasan, one of the two accident victims was still breathing that time until the police came followed by an ambulance that brought them on the nearest hospital. Another statement of Dioscoro Halasan is that, the two were still travelling for the first day of Eid holiday, they even rode a cable car before the accident occurred.
After the strolling, the two looked for a place to eat somewhere on Al-Hada before they went home, as the Halasan was travelling going home, he just saw a car trying to overtake his car, as the car successfully overtook, he saw this car severely bumped off Paluyo’s car. The impact is so severe that the car was able to strongly hit the pavement and thrown off to the other lane with a concrete barrier.
As of now, the Philippine Embassy is still coordinating to the Saudi Arabian proper authority to address the issue as soon as possible.