Holy Week: Landslide in Baguio Kills 1, Leaves 14 Injured

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Landslide in Baguio Kills 1 Student, Leaves 14 injured | Photos by BFP-Tuba

It Was A Maundy Thursday Accident

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Iziah Karl Jior Medalle is the lone casualty of the accident

April 13 — A landslide occurred in Kennon Road, Baguio City that killed 1 student, and injured 14 persons. The accident happened at Ansahong, Camp 1 of the famous road in Tuba, Benguet.

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Medalle is an Engineering Student from SLU-Baguio

The casualties were inside a UV Express with a plate number, AYP 304. The said public vehicle is supposed to travel from Baguio to Dagupan, Pangasinan.

Unfortunately, the casualty was identified as Iziah Karl Jior Medalle, an Engineering student from Saint Louis University-Baguio. The other passengers were immediately transferred to the Baguio General Hospital.


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The incident happened around 4 o’clock in the afternoon

Written by Denis Santos

A Journalism student who considers nature as his second home. Likes to travel on a budget, and believes tofu and nuggets come hand in hand.

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