MANILA, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- Three people, including two children aged five and seven, were killed and two others injured when a delivery truck plowed into a group of pedestrians in Laguna province, south of Metro Manila, before dawn on Thursday, police said.
Local police said the victims were walking by the roadside in Pangil town around 1:00 a.m. local time when they were hit by the pickup truck.
Three of the five victims died on the spot. Two were taken to a hospital, police said.
The truck drive surrendered to the police.
Police are investigating the case.