1 hurt in 2-truck collision in Nueva Vizcaya
CABARROGUIS, Quirino––A fire engulfed two trailer trucks after colliding Thursday with each other along the national road in Diadi town, Nueva Vizcaya province, police said.
Capt. Roderick Rabago, Diadi police chief, said Christopher Flores, 42, helper of one of the truck drivers, suffered injuries and was taken to a hospital.
The two truck drivers, identified as Wilfredo Faustino De Jesus, 66, and Walter Taguinod, 44, managed to escape from the blazing vehicles unscathed.
Police said the fire also razed a house and a store hit by the two trucks on the roadside in Barangay Nagsabaran. INQ
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