7 killed in Palawan road accident-A A +A
Monday, August 26, 2013
SEVEN people died on the spot when the van they were riding collided with a passenger bus in Puerto Princesa City in Palawan on Monday afternoon.
Senior Superintendent Abad Osit, city police chief, said the incident occurred around 3:05 p.m. at the village of Sta. Lucia in the city.
He said the Toyota Innova van was coming from the city proper when it was hit by a bus, which was on the opposite lane. The bus overtook another vehicle and encroach the other lane, thus the collision with the van.
Palawan police chief Senior Supt. Atanacio Macalan named six of the fatalities as Oscar Ocampo, Bryan Almadrones, Leonardo Gallenato, Ariel Racamora, Kathleen Payuyo, and Magnolia Martin. (VR/Sunnex)