Rappler's latest stories on road crashes
Police say a transit mixer truck ran over 67-year-old Myriam Tagudan as she crossed Kalayaan Avenue in Barangay East Rembo in Makati
The students were crossing a pedestrian lane in Barangay Poblacion when a jeepney ran over them. Seven other students sustained serious injuries.
In 2017, the latest year for which complete data is available, 54 million people were injured in crashes, leading to 1.2 million deaths, says the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
The victims' brother, Reynaldo Nucos, says their relatives in Caba, La Union, knew something was wrong when the two did not ring them for their weekly video call
(UPDATED) The Lucky Plaza mall, near where the incident occurred, is a popular hangout place of the Filipino community in Singapore, especially among overseas Filipino workers
A bus transporting textile workers collides with a car, while two more buses carrying tourists ram into a truck
Live footage shows firefighters trying to reach victims on the vehicle's top deck, which has been turned into a tangled mess of twisted metal and shattered glass
The van driver and 8 passengers died on the spot, according to the police
Police say the car caught fire after crashing into an open canal in Clark Freeport
The accident is caused by a flat tire on the left front wheel of the bus, according to a preliminary investigation
Watch road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and 3M Philippines' John Vallinan transform a dark street into one with proper visibility with retro-reflective material used for signs and road markings
The driver and two other passengers are reported to have been severely injured and are rushed to the Bicol Medical Center for treatment
(3rd UPDATE) LTFRB chairman Martin Delgra III has ordered his officials to issue a preventive suspension order against bus operator Buena Sher Transport 'as soon as possible'
(UPDATED) Among those killed are a school principal and a teacher who had just participated at Brigida Eskuwela at Apud Elementary School
Authorities say 40 passengers were on an Isuzu Elf dump truck to attend a thanksgiving ritual in a nearby village when the incident happened
'These deaths are an unacceptable price to pay for mobility,' says WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
The financial assistance will cover medical and burial expenses, plus P180,000 cash
Senator Grace Poe says her father-in-law Teodoro Llamanzares 'has a few fractured ribs and bruises.' No one else is hurt in the incident.
The accident has occurred on a highway linking the capital Kinshasa to the country's sole port at Matadi on the Atlantic Ocean
3M’s #DriveForRoadSafety advocates for traffic safety and mobility to change and save lives
(3rd UPDATE) The 14 people who died in the incident are all senior citizens returning home after getting their monthly stipend from the DSWD's Social Pension Program
The vehicular collision happens along the national highway in Cabangan, Zambales
Driver Charlie Domao-il and passenger Johnson Faroden are both killed when the pick-up truck falls into the ravine. Two other passengers are in critical condition.
Images of Thursday's scene on US media show vast area of debris and a bus missing its front section up to the front tires
(UPDATED) A dump truck, van, and 6 private vehicles collide around 1:30 pm on Wednesday along Sumulong Highway, near Cloud 9 and Padi's Point
Ecuador's foreign ministry says 23 people were killed in the crash, instead of 24 as previously announced
Lolito Gaoat, 51, security supervisor of a shipping company, dies in a mishap along the national road in San Narciso, Zambales
Luisa Caowa-ing Pelew, a teacher at Guina-ang Elementary School, is the wife of Bontoc Councilor John Pelew of Radyo Natin Bontoc
(UPDATED) The vice mayor is a nephew of House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas
Police say a utility van carrying company workers was overspeeding and overshot a curve, hitting a truck which was coming from the opposite direction
'Evacuation teams are working tirelessly to rescue the injured,' says an Ugandan police spokeswoman
The victims are all residents of Bacoor, Cavite. Five of those injured are minors.
Responders bring 11 passengers to Sorsogon Provincial Hospital, and 6 passengers to Sorsogon Medical Mission Group Hospital.
Metro Manila roads suffered from 30 road crash incidents, involving at least 46 vehicles, according to MMDA
'As of the end of 2016, road crashes kill an average of 31 people a day and is a major cause of death for our youth. This figure shows a 40% increase in the number of deaths compared to 2006,' Catanduanes Representative Cesar Sarmiento says at a plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly
An MMDA study reveals that 4 in every 100,000 Filipinos died due to road crashes in Metro Manila in 2017
(UPDATED) The driver of a 10-wheeler truck lost control of the wheel and rammed into a parked truck that hit 5 other vehicles, police say
(3rd UPDATE) Public transport regulators say they may suspend the franchise of the operator of the bus involved in the incident
The bus carrying domestic tourists collide with a motorbike in West Java province
Police say the victims were Filipino Americans from Chicago and New York who were in Cebu to visit tourist spots
UP Vice Chancellor Nestor Castro of the Community Affairs Office clarifies that the road-marking activities at the state university are not yet done
At least 10 passengers are been injured when an A&B Liner bus fell off a cliff on December 26
Likelihood of road crash incidents is higher during the holidays when commuters flock to certain destinations
(UPDATED) Partas Transportation and the jeepney operator must attend separate LTFRB hearings on January 10
The growing prominence of ride-sharing apps like Angkas has mainstreamed the operation of habal-habals in cities. But are habal-habals safe?
'We also accept that road safety is our shared responsibility and not of the driver alone,' says Transportation Undersecretary Thomas Orbos
(UPDATED) Various events are organized around the Philippines for the World Day of Remembrance