Several killed as truck rams vehicles in Sta. Rosa, Laguna

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 09 2018 08:06 AM | Updated as of Dec 09 2018 04:19 PM

MANILA - Several people were killed after a truck rammed more than a dozen vehicles in Sta. Rosa. Laguna before hitting a bakery and a house on the side of the Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Road. 

At least 6 were confirmed dead in the accident, while 13 were injured with some in critical condition. Among those killed were 2 children.

This was after a 14-wheeler truck rammed 16 vehicles and hit a bakery and a house.

The driver of the truck that figured in the accident fled the scene, but the ID of a certain Anthony Bernardo was discovered inside the vehicle. 

Police say they are now looking for the driver of the truck and urge him to surrender immediately. 

A portion of the Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Road from Brgy. Sto. Domingo to Qualimed Hospital remains closed to traffic .- Report from Jekki Pascual, ABS-CBN News