Minibus accident kills 1 in Laoag
MANILA, Philippines – One person was killed while 4 others were injured after the minibus they were riding slammed into a telephone post Wednesday morning in Laoag City.
Minibus conductor Ronel Benigno died after sustaining fatal head injuries from the crash.
Those injured were identified as bus driver Marlon Domrique and passengers Joan Pagdilao, Felipa Calzada and Marissa Mateo.
Police said the speeding bus hit the post around 7 a.m. after it lost its brakes while going down a bridge along Barangay Nangalisan. Report from Randy Menor, ABS-CBN News