16 hurt in bus-jeep collision in QC


Posted at Jan 10 2014 11:01 AM | Updated as of Jan 10 2014 07:01 PM

MANILA – At least 16 people were injured in a collision involving a bus and a jeepney along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Thursday evening.

A Taguig Metro Link bus (TYX 732) driven by 44-year-old Rolito Borosan and a jeepney (TWD 336) driven by Rolly Atulier collided along Commonwealth Avenue's westbound lane in Tandang Sora area.

It was not yet clear how the collision occurred.

Rescue personnel gave first aid treatment to the injured passengers of the two public utility vehicles, while some had to be brought to the hospital.

Both Borosan and Atulier are facing charges of reckless imprudence resulting in multiple physical injuries. – report from Eric Dastas, dzMM