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3 hurt as boulder hits SUV on Kennon Road in Baguio

By: - Correspondent / @kquitasolINQ
/ 03:07 PM June 17, 2018
Boulder on vehicle Kennon Road

A police officer takes notes shortly after a boulder hit an SUV on Kennon Road on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Photo from the Facebook page of the Tuba Municipal Police Station)

BAGUIO CITY – Three passengers, among them two young children, were hurt when a boulder rolled down from the mountain and hit a sports utility vehicle cruising along Kennon Road at 11:15 a.m. on Sunday, police said.

Ginaly Cadap and her children, two-year-old Zech and four-year-old Xiehl, sustained minor injuries and were brought to the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center for treatment.

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The children’s father, PO2 Jefferson Cadap, who was driving the vehicle, was unhurt.

The city has experienced intermittent rains but some parts have sunny weather by midday.

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At press time, Kennon Road remains closed to traffic while workers wait for a payloader to remove the boulder from the road, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways. /ee

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