2 killed in collision of bus, truck
AT LEAST two persons were killed and several others were injured following a collision between a passenger bus and a cargo truck in a remote village in Negros Occidental on late Tuesday afternoon (December 6).
Reports reaching the police’s operations center in Camp Crame said that the incident occurred at about 4 p.m. in Brgy. Biniquel in Kabankalan City.
The reports said, truck driver Francisco Loberas and helper Francisco Basiao were killed on the spot by the strong impact of the collision while those injured were rushed to nearby hospitals.
Initial investigation showed the bus came from Bacolod City and was headed to Kabankalan City while the truck was carrying sugarcane from Kabankalan and was headed to Bacolod. Anthony Vargas