Truck crashes into houses in Alabang; 2 hurt


Posted at May 28 2014 11:28 AM | Updated as of May 28 2014 07:28 PM

MANILA – Two people were rushed to the hospital after a 10-wheeler truck fell onto a residential area beside South Luzon Expressway in Susana Heights, Alabang on Wednesday morning.

The truck fell onto the houses at a depressed portion beside the expressway after its brakes allegedly failed.

The injured victims - a couple - were brought to Alabang Medical Center for treatment.

The truck, loaded with boxes of ketchup, came from Cabuyao, Laguna and was headed for a mall warehouse in Masinag, Antipolo when the accident occurred at 4:40 a.m.

Police have placed truck driver Mark Mendoza in its custody. – report from Dennis Datu, dzMM