Five dead as dump truck goes down in a ravine in Nueva Vizcaya
MANILA, Philippines – a dump truck carrying mineral deposits fell-off into a deep ravine in a remote village in Nueva Vizcaya on early dawn Wednesday killing five persons on board, police reports said.
Initial reports reaching the PNP central operations center in Camp Crame, said that the incident took place at around 2 am along the Vizcaya-Benguet national road on Kayapa town of said province.
The reports said the dump-truck was reportedly carrying mineral deposits when the said incident took place.
Police are now conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the said incident and identifies of the five fatalities. Anthony Vargas