5 Tausug tribesmen killed in road mishap

Posted at Jan 11 2013 12:10 PM | Updated as of Jan 11 2013 08:14 PM

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Five Tausug tribesmen were killed in a road accident in Davao City Thursday afternoon.

The victims died after the multicab carrying them was hit by a truck.

The truck driver, identified as Ernesto Venezuela, said he was forced to shift to the opposite lane of the road in Tugbok district when the taxi in front of him suddenly stopped.

Three of the victims died on the spot, while the other two succumbed to their wounds at the hospital.

- Umagang Kay Ganda, 11 January 2013