Truck falls, hits school building in La Union


Posted at Jun 14 2014 04:35 PM | Updated as of Jun 15 2014 12:35 AM

LA UNION -- A building in Bilis Elementary School in Burgos, La Union was damaged after a 10-wheeler truck fell on it on Thursday morning.

According to truck driver Teddy Acopio, he fell asleep while driving, which lead to the accident.

He was supposed to deliver cement to Baguio City.

Acopio and his companions also sustained injuries due to the incident.

The trucking company claimed responsibility for the accident, promising to pay for all the damage it caused. -- report from Chuck Tinte, ABS-CBN News North Luzon