WATCH | 5 hurt, traffic snarled as beam falls from Skyway section under construction in Makati

July 18, 2017 - 1:37 PM
(News5 image by Gary de Leon)

MANILA, Philippines — Five workers of construction firm DM Consunji Inc. were slightly injured when a coping beam fell from a section of the Skyway being constructed in Barangay Palanan, Makati City Tuesday morning.

Two vehicles were also suffered light damage in the incident, which happened around 9:45 a.m. and snarled traffic along the Osmeña Highway.

The injured workers, identified as Nomar Nicolas, Ronald Degamo, Jerwin Deocareza, Jay-ar Balaquidan and Guillermo Santos Jr. were taken to the Ospital ng Maynila.

On the other hand, a Toyota Avanza suffered a broken back shield while a Honda Jazz suffered a broken spoiler and a dent on its right rear panel.

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