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Truck runs over, kills student in Manila

/ 06:43 PM March 07, 2014

MANILA, Philippines – A 13-year-old high school student died Friday after being run over by a truck along Del Pan bridge in Tondo, Manila, a radio report said.

The still unidentified victim was crossing the bridge when the accident happened.

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The victim was brought to the Gat Andres Bonifacio hospital but was declared dead on arrival.

The driver, who was arrested by Manila police, blamed the slippery road.

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Authorities are investigating the incident.

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