Eight persons were badly injured in a car crash along Carlos P. Garcia Highway or diversion Road, Wednesday morning.
PO2 Ricky Lantajo, traffic investigator of the Talomo Police Station said the road accident involved a trailer truck with plate number ZNA-557 driven by Julito Mejorada Mascardo of Panabo City, a taxi with plate number LXC-324 driven by Cresencio Balayo Ibanag of New Loon, Mintal, and a motorcycle with plate number LAZ-1674 driven by Garry Dawa Badal, a resident of Biao Joaquin in Calinan.
He said the driver of the trailer truck heading towards Ulas area was trying to avoid a car ahead and swerved to the left hitting head on the taxi and motorcycle.
The driver and passengers of the taxi and the driver of the motorcycle were rushed to the Southern Philippines Medical Center for treatment.
Lantajo said the victims are already fine but remain in the hospital for treatment.
Lantajo said the driver of the trailer truck was brought to the Talomo Police Station for investigation. Richy Nalagon