Two construction workers died while another was hurt after a car driven by a Nigerian missionary in General Trias, Cavite hit them before daybreak on Saturday.
Roderick dela Rosa, 47, died on the spot due to head and body injuries.
Nico Pajaron, 18, died while being treated at the General Trias City Doctors Medical Center, where another victim, named only as Raz, was also taken for treatment of wounds.
Reports said the victims were placing a warning sign at a manhole in Barangay Camachile II when they were run over by the Nissan Sentra driven by Oluwafemi Ogunrinde, 28.
Responding police officers detained Ogunrinde, who reportedly attempted to flee from the scene.
Police are arranging to file charges of reckless imprudence resulting in a double homicide and physical injuries against the Ogunrinde. (Emmanuel Tupas)
News source: Philippine Star