A MAN died while a soldier and two others were injured in a motorcycle collision at crossing Calubang, Barangay Dancalan in Ilog, Negros Occidental Tuesday night, October 24. Police identified the fatality as Ramel Padilla, 38, of Barangay Vista Alegre. Wounded were Padilla’s back rider Godofredo Cuenca, 41, of Barangay Delicioso; Aljun Pagapulan, 27, of Barangay Banga, Candoni town; and Corporal Raffy Gamboa, a member of the 79th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army. Investigation showed that while Padilla and Cuenca were on their way home around 6 p.m. they overtook a vehicle and collided with another motorcycle driven by Pagapulan with back rider Gamboa. Police said Padilla’s family will no longer pursue charges.