The overturned vehicle of Teodoro Llamanzares/Photo from PNP
MANILA, Philippines – Senator Grace Poe’s 83-year-old father-in-law, Teodora Llamanzares was rushed to the hospital after his SUV fell off from parking building of the Greenhills Shopping center, Sunday, Nov. 18.
According to some security personnel and parking attendants Llamanzares was parked on the 3rd level of the parking building when his black Innova accelerated and rammed the barrier at around 9:45 a.m.
San Juan City police through Senior Supt. Dindo Reyes said that Llamanzares accidentally stepped on the accelerator and through the barrier before it fell into the street.
Llamanzares was brought to the Cardinal Santos Medical Center, for medical treatment. No one else was hurt in the incident.
Sen. Poe said her father-in-law “only has a few fractured ribs and bruises” because he was wearing a seatbelt, adding that they “expect a speedy recovery.”
“We want to thank everyone for their prayers and concern. We’re just thankful he was kept safe and no one else was injured,” the senator added.