A 31-year-old male died from injuries sustained after a car ran over him on the Compact Road near Ngchesar at around 3 am on Saturday, February 5, 2022. The victim is identified as Marsil Omengkar. He died from his injuries after he was taken to the Belau National Hospital.
According to a report from the Bureau of Public Safety, a car traveling north on the Compact Road by Ngchesar ran over a man who appeared to have been laying down on the road.
The driver of the vehicle reported the incident and admitted running over the victim. The preliminary report said the victim was alone and his car was parked near him.
Investigation to determine the cause and manner of death is still ongoing said BPS Director Aguon. (By: L.N. Reklai)