Head teacher dies in Benguet accident


BAGUIO CITY: A head teacher of Palina Elementary School in Kibungan, Benguet died while a teacher and 10 students were injured in a highway accident here on Wednesday morning. Julieta Sibayan Danio, 55, died upon impact when the Elf truck they were riding enroute to a scouting jamboree in Bakun, lost its brakes while negotiating a hill and fell on its side. Another teacher Dominga Liwayan, 58, and her students—aged 9 to 3—suffered injuries and brought to the nearby Kibungan rural health unit for treatment. The driver—Jetson Cayad-an—surrendered to the police.



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