Truck falls into ditch in Biliran; 15 killed

Posted at Jul 23 2012 10:28 AM | Updated as of Jul 23 2012 06:28 PM

Fifteen people were killed while eight others were wounded after a truck they were riding fell into a canal in Caibiran, a town in Biliran province in eastern Visayas, at around 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

An Elf truck, which was on its way to Caibiran, lost its brakes while maneuvering a sharp curve on a highway and fell into a canal. - Umagang Kay Ganda, July 23 2012