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Truck lands on house; 4 injured

Four persons were injured when their truck fell from a mountain road shoulder and landed on the roof of a house in Barangay Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 16th, 2018

Train carrying US Republicans hits truck, killing one person

WASHINGTON, D.C.: A train carrying several dozen Republican lawmakers including US House Speaker Paul Ryan collided with a garbage truck Wednesday in Virginia, killing one person and sending six others, including a congressman, to hospital, officials said. The White House said no members of Congress were seriously injured, and that President Donald Trump had been [...] The post Train carrying US Republicans hits truck, killing one person appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

From the Bay to the PH: Stephen Curry s Manila Tour

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry made good on a promise he made to Filipinos three years ago -- to return to Manila.  Stephen’s game-breaking approach to basketball has scored him legions of adoring Filipino fans and followers from all around the globe who revel in every deep 3, every slippery drive to the rim, every sneaky steal.  His popularity has transcended borders, languages and cultures, and nowhere was that more evident than in Manila. Stephen’s first day began with a more than two hour on court workout with his trainer Brandon Payne. From shooting to speed and agility drills, Curry put in off season work as he continues to prepare for the upcoming NBA season. Steph Curry early practice in Manila ! pic.twitter.com/gCYsttNQIa — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) September 7, 2018 Curry wasted no time in tasting the local cuisine, and he couldn't have started with anything better, as he tried out some halo-halo.  Curry tries halo halo pic.twitter.com/Nn6Nm6zdGE — DYAN CASTILLEJO (@DYANCASTILLEJO) September 7, 2018   A cold dessert that includes shaved ice, and various fruits such as shredded coconut, mangoes, jackfruit mixed with gelatin and milk. After touring a Jeepney, he traveled to Mall of Asia for the Under Armour Southeast Asia 3x3 Finals which saw he and his father, Dell Curry, on court for a shooting contest with other local fathers, sons and daughters. The competition was fierce but Dell and Stephen secured the win. From a press conference with journalists who came from all around Southeast Asia to cover the UA Brand House ribbon cutting to a skills competition shootout with his dad Dell, everywhere Stephen went in public, his Filipino fans followed in lockstep, fascinated by the presence of the two-time MVP and three-time World Champion. The fans weren’t the only ones awestruck - Stephen himself was blown away by the incredible landscape and cultural significance of the dense and bustling Manila.  Taking a quick tour of some city sights, Stephen then toured a Jeepney, the flamboyant WWII era truck that still can be found transporting residents throughout Manila. Curry capped off the day with a relaxing Filipino scalp massage at Titan and a visit to his shoe brand's main store. Before leaving the country, Curry dropped by the opening ceremony of UAAP season 81, where he led the legions of student-athletes in reciting the oath of sportsmanship. .@StephenCurry30 officially opens #UAAPSeason81! 🔥 pic.twitter.com/GhSKYky44j — ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) September 8, 2018 After a busy three-day visit to Manila, much is left for the MVP's Asian Tour. Curry still has scheduled visits to Japan and China, among other Asian nations. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

Woman mistakenly lights up dynamite instead of candle

A woman from Connecticut, USA, was injured after she made the mistake of lighting a stick of dynamite, which she thought was a candle. The 30-year-old victim lit up one of the supposed candles her family found in their home's basement. They were apparently left there by the previous tenant. They couldn't buy emergency lighting because the nearby Home Depot branch had closed for the night, reports ABC 7. What she thought to be a candle was actually a quarter stick of dynamite. The explosion blew out one of the house's windows and severely injured the woman's face. One of her hands was also seriously injured and might lose several fingers. The whole family was home at the time, bu...Keep on reading: Woman mistakenly lights up dynamite instead of candle.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

Construction company driver kills engineer, self

APAYAO, Philippines – The company driver of a construction company in Apayao shot and killed an engineer of the company he worked for before killing himself on Sunday evening, September 2. At around 6:30 pm, 33-year-old dump truck driver Reden Garcia shot 27-year-old site engineer Joylin Liyaban. Garcia also injured Cleto Macklinic, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

3 die as truck rams house in Albay

Tragedy struck at night for a family in Oas, Albay when a 14-wheeler truck rammed into their house, killing three people. Photo by Michael Jaucian, Inquirer Southern Luzon OAS, Albay - Three person.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

1 killed, 33 injured in Isulan blast

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews / 28 August) — One person was killed while at least 33 others, including two soldiers, were injured when an improvised bomb exploded along the national highway in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat at around 8:34 p.m., just as a military truck passed by, the spokesperson of the 6th Infantry Division said. “No more […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

5 trapped children killed in Tondo fire

Five siblings died from suffocation while another was injured after they were trapped inside their house at the height of a fire in Tondo, Manila yesterday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

2 people injured in multiple vehicular accident in Antipolo

TWO people were injured in a multiple vehicular accident in Antipolo City on Wednesday. PO2 Gilbert Santos said the victims have not been identified but they were rushed to the Amang Rodriguez Memorial Hospital. The accident at 1:37 p.m. happened in Barangay Sta. Cruz on Sumulong Highway and involved a dump truck, van, and six [...] The post 2 people injured in multiple vehicular accident in Antipolo appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

Truck driver hurt in road mishap

By: Gail T. Momblan A TRUCK operator was injured in a road accident at Barangay Bancal, Alimodian, morning of August 15, 2018. Dino Corcolla was driving a ten-wheeler truck carrying sand and gravel from Leon town to Iloilo City. Chief Inspector Danilo Noca, Alimodian police commander, said that the truck’s brakes malfunctioned, causing the vehicle to […] The post Truck driver hurt in road mishap appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

1 killed, another hurt in Pangasinan gun attack

SAN CARLOS CITY -- An unidentified gunman killed a 39-year old mango sprayer and injured his 70-year-old neighbor on Tuesday afternoon (Aug. 15), police said. Roger Masiglat was getting out of his house in Doyong village when the gunman shot him several times. Masiglat managed to run towards his neighbors' houses, but the gunman pursued and shot him again. Physicians pronounced him dead on arrival at the Pangasinan Provincial Hospital. The gunman accidentally shot Ernesto Gargantilla, who was resting in a hammock in his porch. He was being treated at the Pangasinan Doctor's Hospital, said investigator SPO1 Edwin Miranda. The police were looking at security camera footag...Keep on reading: 1 killed, another hurt in Pangasinan gun attack.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

1 dead, 1 hurt in Quezon shooting incidents

LUCENA CITY -- A tricycle driver was killed while another man was injured in two shooting incidents in Tiaong, Quezon onSundaynight.   Quezon police director Sr. Supt. Osmundo de Guzman reported that tricycle driver Benifredo Calses, 56, was shot dead inside his house in Barangay Lusacan at around9 p.m.   Police said the unidentified gunman barged into the house of Calses and shot him thrice.   Calses died on the way to the hospital.   Abouttwo hours later, another victim, Pedro Balmes, 42, was also shot inside his house in Barangay Tamisian also by an unidentified gunman.   Police said the gunman shot Balmes five times but the victi...Keep on reading: 1 dead, 1 hurt in Quezon shooting incidents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

BERKELEY, California, United States --- California college student Anjali Banerjee was watching fireworks during a 2016 celebration on a seafront promenade in the French city of Nice when a man plowed a huge truck through the crowd, killing 86 people and wounding 200. The University of California, Berkeley incoming senior ran through mobs of people to escape the chaos and later joined classmates to search hospitals and plaster the city with flyers of fellow students reported missing in the July 2016 terrorist attack. She later learned three students were injured, and UC Berkeley junior Nicolas Leslie, 20, was among the dead. Banerjee and several classmates have since turned t...Keep on reading: US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 12th, 2018

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap Vox Bikol Tue, 03/07/2017 - 04:38 LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 (PNA) —- Six people died on the spot and three others were injured when the driver of a 22-wheeler truck lost control of the wheels and the vehicle collided with a motorcycle running on the opposite lane before smashing onto two houses alongside the national highway in Tabaco City, Albay, said a report that reached the headquarters here of the Police Regional Office (PRO5)-Bicol on Monday morning. Sr. Insp. Ma. Luisa Calubaquib, PRO5 spokesperson, said their investigation showed the driver of the motorcycle identified as Albert Barogo, 37, was decapitated and his upper torso was severed due to the impact of the accident that occurred at the national highway at the boundaries of Barangay Estancia in Malinao, Albay and Barangay Quinastillojan in Sabloyon Road, Tabaco City around 2:45 p.m. on Sunday. She said Barogo’s back-riders -- his wife Jasmin, 36 and son Clark Camiro, 2, -- all residents of Soa village, Malinao also died on the spot. Investigators said the truck was traversing the highway from Ligao City going to Tabaco City when the driver lost control of the steering wheel, took the opposite lane and collided with the motorcycle before hitting the two houses on the roadside. The truck driver and his two helpers also died on the spot after they were pinned down by their cargo of tons of steel sheets they were supposed to deliver to Tabaco City. Police identified the driver as Orlando B. Campo, 49, a resident of Naga City, Camarines Sur and the two truck helpers as Rommel M. Nantes, 27 and James L. Romero, both residents of Camalig, Albay. It took hours for the rescue team from the Bureau of Fire Protections of Tabaco City to retrieve the bodies of the truck helpers. The bodies of the six fatalities were brought to the Ziga Memorial District Hospital in Tabaco City around 6:10 p.m. Three members of a family living in one of two houses that were rammed by the truck were also injured and rushed to the same hospital. They were identified as Daniel Bonganay, 57, Jeffrey, 36 and Jazon, 28. Police said the family members suffered injuries in the head and body. Probers said their initial investigation showed the truck driver lost control of the steering wheel after the brakes of the trailer truck malfunctioned. (PNA) LAP/GVR/JH/CBD.....»»

Category: newsSource:  voxbikolRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Gas truck explodes on Italian highway; 2 dead, scores hurt

MILAN --- A tanker truck carrying a highly flammable gas exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna. At least two people were killed, up to 70 injured and part of the raised expressway collapsed in the fireball. Police said the accident and subsequent fire and explosion injured between 60 and 70 people, some with severe burns. It also shut down a highway north of the city that is a key route between northern Italy and the Adriatic Coast and other points south, including Florence and Rome, the capital. A police video showed the tanker failing to slow down quick enough and plowing into the rear of a truck stopp...Keep on reading: Gas truck explodes on Italian highway; 2 dead, scores hurt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

ROME- A tanker truck ploughed into a lorry on a motorway near Bologna airport in northern Italy on Monday, exploding in flames and sending a huge ball of fire and black smoke into the sky. At least two people were killed and more than 60 injured, according to local authorities. Police closed off the road where the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

One dead after tanker truck explodes near Bologna

ROME, Italy – At least one person died and more than 40 others were injured on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

2 grenade attacks hurt Sultan Kudarat town councilor

LAMBAYONG, SULTAN KUDARAT -- A town councilor and his cousin were injured when unidentified men on a motorbike threw a fragmentation grenade at the house of the town mayorSaturdaymorning, police said. Only minutes after the6:45 a.m.grenade attack on the house of Lambayong Mayor Ramon Abalos in Purok Pag-asa, Barangay Poblacion, the same suspects on motorbike hurled another grenade at the compound of the Lambayong police office. Chief Supt. Marcelo Morales, police director for Region 12, citing a report from the Lambayong police, identified the injured councilor as Carlos Abalos, 43, the mayor's brother and Richard Abalos, 39, the mayor's cousin. The Abalos' were taking coffee at...Keep on reading: 2 grenade attacks hurt Sultan Kudarat town councilor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

Fire kills 3 family members in Davao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/23 July) – Three family members died and another one was injured in a fire that engulfed a house at the National Housing Authority subdivision in Buhangin District here at 4:28 am on Monday, City Fire Marshal Major Virna Silagan said. Silagan said Christopher Pascual and his wife, Rose, and their 12-year old daughter Camille were […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 24th, 2018

7 dead, dozens injured as truck overturns in Zamboanga del Sur

ZAMBOANGA CITY – At least 7 people were killed and over five dozen others injured when a truck full of passengers overturned on Wednesday afternoon while travelling at high speed in Pagadian City in the southern Philippine province of Zamboanga del Sur. The truck also rammed two other parked vehicles before crashing on its side. Civilians in [...] The post 7 dead, dozens injured as truck overturns in Zamboanga del Sur appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

Dozens of casualties in Pagadian City road mishap 

ZAMBOANGA CITY – At least 7 people were killed and over five dozen others injured when a truck full of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018