Accident

Niagara Falls

A person who was swept over the biggest of the Niagara Falls was retrieved alive, discovered sitting on a rock in the river below with non-life threatening wounds, stated by a Canadian police. At 4:00 am on Tuesday, Niagara Park police replied to a call about a person in crisis on the edge of Horseshoe Falls, a 57-meter (188-foot) drop. When they arrived, the man climbed over a retaining wall

Eddie Garcia

GMA Network said in an official statement, that they have already “completed” their internal investigation on the accident involving the late actor Eddie Garcia. “The family wishes to be given a copy before we share the report with the public,” it noted. The incident occured last June 8, actor Eddie Garcia was rushed to a hospital after an accident on set of GMA’s forthcoming series “Rosang Agimat.” An initial statement

Accident

Indian government official stated that at least 44 people were killed and 35 injured when a bus plunged off a road in India’s hilly northern state of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. “Around 78 to 80 people were on board the bus,” noted Akshay Sood, a senior civil servant in Kullu district, where the accident took place. All passengers on the bus had now been saved and accounted for, and the

truck accident

MANILA — The high number of mortalities in a truck accident in Camarines Sur has risen to 13, while 41 others were injured, police stated Sunday. Between those killed were 2 children aged 4 and 5, and a woman named Bea Locilo, who was set to be married. The dump truck was carrying 53 passengers in the town of San Fernando on Saturday evening and was going down a mountain

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Filipina domestic worker named Baby Jane Allas was fired after a cancer diagnosis was awarded damages by a Hong Kong court Monday, in a case that highlighted exploitation of foreign women toiling as maids in the wealthy financial hub. Allas was diagnosed with stage three cervical cancer in January and was dismissed the following month by her employer. They cited the illness as the reason for termination. The 38-year-old single

accident

A lone garbage collector identified as Eduardo Arcilla perished in an accident involving his garbage truck and a campaign motorcade truck in Makati City on Sunday. The truck being used for Makati congressional candidate Kid Peña’s campaign activity hit the garbage truck, causing its tailgate to fall. The victim’s face was crushed by the damaged tailgate. Peña spoken his condolences to the victim’s family and said that he will do

Grand Canyon

A Hong Kong national lurched to his death on Thursday after slipping over a ledge while taking photographs at a Grand Canyon lookout, a tour operator recalled. The tourist who was believed to be in the age range of 50 was taking photographs of the scene during a mid-morning stop at the Eagle Point overlook on land owned by the Hualapai tribe when he slipped and fell, stated David Leibowitz,

30 people hurt as bus, truck collide in Manila

Around 30 people were hurt when a passenger bus collided with a truck in Manila on Tuesday evening which occurred at 9:45 p.m. on the intersection of Remedios and San Marcelino Streets in Malate, police reported. The bus driven by Joseph Mojica overturned when a truck hit its back portion. Altogether both passengers and the drivers sustained minor injuries from the incident, said Nelson E. Natividad, team leader of Philippine