In a statement sent by the Mr. Bong Osorio, Corporate Communications Head of ABS-CBN, the Kapamilya network clarified that the driver is an employee of Southbend Express Services, Inc, a service contractor of ABS-CBN.
Here is the full statement sent by ABS-CBN to Starmometer for immediate release:
ABS-CBN wishes to clarify that the driver who was involved in the collision that caused the death of teen actor AJ Perez is an employee of Southbend Express Services, Inc., a service contractor of ABS-CBN.
ABS-CBN has studied the facts of the incident and will file a case of reckless imprudence against the Southbend driver. This is in addition to the earlier case filed against the PARTAS bus driver.
Bong R. Osorio
Head, Corporate Communications