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Sunday, February 17, 2013
A 19-YEAR-OLD girl died while two others survived although injured when a utility van rammed a waiting shed in Tigbao, Zamboanga del Sur, a police official said.
Zamboanga del Sur Police Director Thomas Abellar identified the fatality as Katrina Melendrez, who was rushed to a hospital but was declared dead on arrival.
Wounded were Nena Oro, 31, and Josh Leander Olais, 6. They were admitted at Jamellaren Hospital in Pagadian City.
Abellar said the victims were seated on a waiting shed when an L-300 service utility van driven by Ricardo Aninon, 61, accidentally rammed the waiting shed around 3:30 p.m. Friday in Barangay Begong, Tigbao, Zamboanga del Sur. (Bong Garcia)