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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Ultra Bus meets accident in Sorsogon City

SORSOGON CITY, September 20, 2016 (Bicol Standard) – An Ultra Bus loaded with 27 passengers en route from Maasin to Manila met an accident at Sitio Bulabog, Barangay Rizal.

Reports say that the incident occured at around 3 p.m. when the bus was driven into a ricefield for the driver to allegedly evade a head-on collision with a 10-wheeler mixer truck.

PSInsp. Nenita Asuncion, spokesperson of Sorsogon City police said the driver is now in their custody.

No casualties have been reported, but several passengers are injured.

The assistance of a crane was needed to lift the bus from the ricefield. (With report and photos from Gerald Latuga)


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