By John Mahusay
A bus crash in Alicia, Zamboanga Sibugay had left three of the passengers dead and injured four others.
The Provincial Police Office had identified the fatalities as Gertrudes Baya, 73; Rina Mualam, 14; and Salma Mualam, 35.
Passengers Victor Antiampo, 62; Medivina Antiampo, 55; Karim Jarol, 62; and Sapiya Jarol have been brought to the hospital for the injuries they sustained.
The remaining 38 passengers were left unscathed.
Investigation showed that the incident happened around 7:10 a.m. on Saturday, September 7 in Barangay Lutiman.
The bus, Lizamay Express, came from Olutanga, an island off the mainland of Zamboanga Sibugay.
The driver, 41-year-old Noriel Andico, had reportedly lost control of the steering wheel until the bus fell into a ditch.
The police are still determining the cause of the bus crash. (Featured Image: Facebook/Mindanao Sun)