Man waiting for a ride hit by bus on EDSA


Posted at Aug 11 2014 11:08 AM | Updated as of Aug 11 2014 07:08 PM

MANILA – A man who was waiting for a ride along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) was injured after being hit by a bus on Monday morning.

The unidentified victim sustained a head injury after he was hit by one of two buses which collided with each other along the southbound lane of EDSA-Reliance in Mandaluyong City.

The victim, who appeared to be in his 20s, sustained a head injury and was rushed to the nearby VRP Medical Center for treatment, according to the Metropilitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA).

The MMDA said a Dela Rosa Transit bus (UYE 118) and GPS Transport bus (UYE 358) were seen speeding before colliding with each other.

The drivers of the buses, identified as Emmanuel Malate and Jeffrey Villalba, were arrested. No one was hurt among their passengers. – report from Dennis Datu, dzMM