Bus rams EDSA waiting shed; 10 hurt
MANILA - Ten passengers were injured after a bus rammed a waiting shed along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) in Ortigas before dawn on Friday.
A Nicholas Albert Transport bus rammed one of the waiting sheds in Robinsons Galleria area at around 4 a.m.
Ten of the 30 bus passengers sustained facial injuries after their heads slammed into the seats during the crash.
Bus driver Fernando Montes said he lost control of his vehicle after its tire accidentally hit the center island of the loading area.
The bus passengers, however, said Montes was speeding and appeared to be racing against another bus.
Montes is facing a case of reckless imprudence resulting in multiple physical injuries and damage to property. – reports from Bettina Magsaysay, ABS-CBN News; and Eric Dastas, dzMM