At least 7 dead, 4 injured as van from tourist haven Oslob crashes into tree

Annie Perez, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 20 2018 04:30 PM

ALEGRIA, Cebu - At least 7 people were killed while 4 others were injured after a passenger van traveling from tourist town Oslob rammed into a mahogany tree on a road in Barangay Legaspi here, Saturday.

Authorities have yet to identify the fatalities. 

Annie Perez, ABS-CBN News
Annie Perez, ABS-CBN News

The van's driver was among those injured. 

Initial investigation showed that the van crashed into a tree after the driver fell asleep.

The injured passengers were rushed to the Malabuyoc District Hospital for treatment.

More details to follow.