4 hurt in 7-vehicle crash in Novaliches


Posted at Mar 18 2014 12:56 PM | Updated as of Mar 18 2014 08:56 PM

MANILA – At least four people were wounded after a jeepney plowed through six other vehicles in Novaliches, Quezon City Tuesday morning.

Traffic investigators said the jeepney drove on the wrong lane of Quirino Highway and crashed into two sedans, three motorcycles, and a sports utility vehicle at around 7 a.m.

The four injured were all passengers of the motorcycles. Jeepney driver Maximo dela Cruz claimed he lost control of his vehicle after its brakes failed.

Dela Cruz is facing a charge of reckless imprudence resulting in multiple physical injuries. – report from Carolyn Bonquin, ABS-CBN News