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Fire truck hits Paco pedestrians; 1 killed, 13 injured–report

By: - Reporter / @NCorralesINQ
/ 04:23 PM August 30, 2014

MANILA, Philippines—A woman was killed and 13 others were injured on Saturday after a fire truck hit pedestrians in Manila, a radio report said.

The fire truck lost its brake and rammed through pedestrians along Angel Linao Street in Paco, Manila, around 3:00 p.m., the report said.

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The fatality was identified as Corazon Catambe.

The truck driver immediately fled the area after the accident, it added.

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It said the injured pedestrians were rushed to the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) in Manila.

No other details were available as of posting time.

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