BACOLOD CITY, Feb. 26 (PNA) — Seven employees of the National Food Authority here were injured in a road accident in Barangay Igmayaan, Don Salvador Benedicto in Negros Occidental Tuesday afternoon.
The service vehicle of NFA with plate numbers SET 145 was driven by Rudy Katipunan of Barangay Punta Taytay Bacolod City when the accident happened.
Negros Occidental Provincial Police Office Director Senior Supt. Celestino Guara said Katipunan lost control of the vehicle due to mechanical problem when approaching a curvature road in the area.
The truck bumped to the hilly portion of the road and the driver along with six other employees sustained slight injuries in their bodies.
Drivers of incoming vehicles rescued and brought all the employees to the to the nearest hospital for immediate treatment. (PNA)