MANILA, Philippines – Four people were killed and 24 others were injured in an accident involving a passenger jeepney and a pick-up truck in Sitio Sta. Fina, P. Noval, Davao City on Saturday.
Investigations showed that the pick-up, headed to Davao del Sur, crashed into the jeep when it tried to overtake another vehicle.
The pick-up’s driver died on the spot while its 2 passengers are in critical condition.
The 3 other fatalities were passengers of the jeep.
The injured passengers are being treated at the Southern Philippines Medical Center. -- Report from May-May Benedicto, dzMM