Six killed, 40 injured in vehicular crash PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 19 July 2018 11:49

Ely Dumaboc

Six persons, including two minors, were killed while forty others were injured after an overloaded passenger jeepney collided with two other vehicles in Barangay Dao, Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur at around noontime yesterday.


Witnesses said that the jeepney, with license plate JVH-576, was travelling downhill when the brakes reportedly malfunctioned.


The jeepney collided with two utility vehicles before finally turning on its side by the road.


Six persons, including two minors were killed while forty others were brought to local hospitals for immediate treatment.


Reports said that the jeepney was bringing passengers to a 4Ps (Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program) meeting when the accident occurred.  (Ely Dumaboc)