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Jeepney falls into Antipolo ravine, 2 hurt

/ 08:36 AM April 24, 2018

Two persons were injured as a passenger jeepney falls into a 20-foot ravine in Antipolo City, Rizal on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, authorities say. (Photo by Joeland Domingo via Radyo Inquirer tweet)

A public utility jeep (PUJ) plunges into a 20-foot ravine in Antipolo City, Rizal on Tuesday morning, leaving two persons injured.

The Antipolo Radio Communications Office said the injured victims – Edwin Capueno, 48, driver; and Emerita Gobio, 38, passenger – were rushed to Rizal Provincial Hospital for treatment.

Officials said the accident occurred around 6:20 a.m. along the zigzag road in Barangay Dalig. The PUJ only had Capueno and Gobio aboard, they also said.

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Authorities said investigation is underway to find out the cause of the mishap.  /kga

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