Buhangin siblings, cow, carabao die in road mishap


Posted at Jan 24 2014 05:37 PM | Updated as of Jan 25 2014 01:37 AM

MANILA -- Three people were killed and five others wounded after the truck they were riding turned turtle along Barangay Nagsabaran in Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya Friday.

The fatalities were identified as siblings Karen Buhangin, 38; Camilo, 41; and Amadeo, 46.

The victims, on board an Isuzu forward truck, were on their way to Urdaneta, Pangasinan to sell 13 cows and 5 carabaos.

Police said the driver of the truck, identified as Wilmer Dagio, lost control of the truck along the national highway, causing it to turn turtle.

Also killed in the accident were one cow and one carabao. -- Report from Rachel Itchon, dzMM