7 in critical condition after jeepney crash in Zamboanga City

Jewel Reyes, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 15 2018 01:31 PM

A jeepney lost its brakes while going down a hill in Zamboanga City, injuring 14 people, with 7 of them in critical condition.

ZAMBOANGA CITY - Fourteen people were injured, with 7 of them in critical condition, after a jeepney lost its brakes while going down a hill in this city before noon on Monday.

Initial reports say the passengers were on their way to "magpama-ap," a Muslim tradition where the family of a boy asks for forgiveness to the family of his beloved after eloping.

More details to follow.