17 hurt in Commonwealth bus crash


Posted at Jun 02 2014 12:12 PM | Updated as of Jun 02 2014 08:12 PM

MANILA – At least 17 people were injured in a collision of two buses along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Monday morning.

A Joyselle Express bus, driven by Narciso Binlo, was rear-ended by an allegedly speeding Everlasting bus at a loading bay near Tandang Sora Avenue, leaving 17 passengers injured.

The injured passengers – 15 from Everlasting and 2 from Joyselle Express – were brought to East Avenue Medical Center for treatment. Most of them sustained minor head injuries.

Everlasting bus driver Johnny Deladia admitted that he was at fault.