MANILA – A woman died after a jeepney fell on its side along South Luzon Expressway (SLEx) on Monday morning.
San Pedro, Laguna resident Gemma Asidre, died after sustaining severe head injuries. Fifteen others were wounded.
The Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group has now in its custody jeepeney driver Elmer Delgado, who was among those injured.
Delgado said the jeepney's left rear tire suddenly burst near Alabang Exit, causing the vehicle to fall on its side. – report from Dennis Datu, dzMM