Campaigners told: Don’t throw candies in busy roads

DINGRAS Ilocos Norte, March 29– Town police police C/I Teddy Rosqueta appealed to all campaigning candidates not to throw candies to the crowd especially in busy streets and highways to avoid road accidents.

C/I Rosqueta sounded the appeal in the wake of the recent road accident wherein a six-year-old boy was sideswiped and injured by a speeding motorcycle in Brgy. Medina, this town.

He said the victim and fellow kids were picking candies thrown on the roadside by a riding candidate when the motorcycle hit the victim.(tsg)