Update: Cynthia Banga-an who was earlier reported to be in serious condition also died. Update from the Philippine Star here.
Eight people died while ten others were injured when a jeepney bound for Besao fell down a ravine in Pegew, Sagada. The jeepney was coming from Bontoc, Mt. Province.
According to Joel Fagsao of mountainprovince.net, the eight people who died are:
Mr. John Botengan, Sr.
Philip Alda, Sr.,
Linda (Tuesday) Begalan,
Francis Buyagan, Sr.
The following are injured and are presently confined at the Bontoc General Hospital:
Cynthia Banga-an (in serious condition)
For more information, visit mountainprovince.net. Our condolences to the families of those who died.