Three people died and two others were wounded in a vehicular accident Thursday noontime along Bgy. Salvacion National Highway.
According to the police report on the incident, a Ford pick up truck collided with a Cherry passenger bus in a curved portion of the highway. All the fatalities and the wounded were passengers of the pick up vehicle.
The three fatalities were identified as Oscar Moreno, Raquiel Moreno and Elizabeth Latosa, all from El Nido. Two others, identified as Anne Carol Moreno and April Galas were injured and brought to the Adventist Hospital in the city proper.
The driver of the Cherry bus, identified as David Mabaling, 41, is facing a charge of multiple homicide, multiple physical injuries and damage to property.