Nova bus turns on its side, clogs EDSA

Posted at 01/16/13 8:22 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A Nova bus turned on its side and caused massive traffic during the morning rush hour on EDSA on Wednesday.

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the bus blocked the entire southbound lane of EDSA in Guadalupe-Boni area, near the boundary of of Makati and Mandaluyong cities.

At least 5 people were injured in the mishap. Passengers said the speeding bus (TXX 973), driven by Hortilano Isidro, turned on its side after avoiding a taxi.

As of posting, the bus was already removed from the road. – with a report from Dennis Datu, dzMM