Two students have died after a public utility jeepney has fallen into a 10-meter ravine in La Trinidad, Benguet on Wednesday, June 8.
Local police identified the fatalities as Rolly Quintino, 24, and Cedric Wasit, 25. Another passenger was also injured during the accident.
An initial investigation showed that the victims, residents of Barangay Palew in Tublay town, Benguet, came from La Trinidad and were heading home when the accident happened.
Police added that Wasit, who was driving, lost control of the vehicle and hit a riprap wall before falling into the ravine.
The victims were rushed to the Benguet General Hospital where Quintino and Wasit were declared dead on arrival.