2 hurt in new bus crash along Commonwealth


Posted at Feb 11 2014 01:41 PM | Updated as of Feb 11 2014 09:41 PM

MANILA –Two people were injured after a bus rear-ended a tricycle along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Tuesday morning.

Quezon City Traffic Sector 5 investigator Alfredo Moises Jr. said the driver of Northstar Transport Inc. bus claimed he lost control of his vehicle after its brakes failed.

After being rear-ended by the bus, the tricycle then crashed onto a passenger jeepney.

Initial reports said two wounded people were rushed to the Far Eastern University Hospital for treatment.

It's not yet clear whether the wounded victims were passengers of the tricycle. – report from Johnson Manabat, dzMM