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Bus slams into center island in Albay town

By: - Correspondent / @mbjaucianINQ
/ 09:49 AM October 08, 2019
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The Bicol Isarog passenger bus is stuck at a center island in Camalig, Albay early Tuesday morning. MICHAEL B. JAUCIAN/INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

CAMALIG, Albay — A passenger bus bound for Sorsogon province accidentally slammed into a center island here, causing moderate to heavy traffic in the area early Tuesday morning.

“The driver avoided a car in front of him, which made a full stop. So in order not to inflict damage, he maneuvered the steering wheel and hit the concrete barrier,” said Rodel Alba, inspector of the Bicol Isarog bus.

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The bus came from Manila and was on its way to Bulan town when the accident happened at the boundary of Barangay Ilawod and Centro Poblacion at around 3 a.m.

Alba said no passenger was hurt in the accident and they were safely transferred to another bus.

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