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2 dead, 7 hurt as truck loaded with beer slams into vehicles in Albay town

By: - Correspondent / @mbjaucianINQ
/ 07:56 PM August 28, 2021

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LIGAO CITY — Two persons were killed while seven others were hurt after a truck loaded with beer crashed into several vehicles in Malilipot town in Albay province Saturday morning.

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Killed in the incident were Wilson Brosa, 21, and Dionisio Bilaos, 50, both residents of Malilipot town. The incident happened at around 7:05 a.m., Malilipot police said.

Investigation showed that the truck was heading towards the direction of Malilipot’s town center.

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Upon reaching the place, truck driver Armando Azupardo, 61, a resident of Legazpi City claimed he had lost control of the brakes. The truck then collided with a van, tricycle and a motorcycle.

Seven others, who were not identified in the report, sustained injuries and were taken to a hospital for treatment.

Azupardo is now detained at the police station while charges are being readied against him.

/MUF

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