Anyone interested in boxing and politics were all after updates on the lunch meet-up between US President Barack Obama and people's champ, Manny Pacquiao. Apparently, road-safety advocates should have been on high alert, too.
According to a tweet from GMA News reporter Tina P. Perez, car accidents took place as motorists chose to take their eyes off the road and pay more attention to Pacquiao while he was on his way to the White House.
Here's the exact message posted on Twitter. Click on the link to view the photo.
Multi-car collision as drivers try to take photos of Pacman crossing the street to the White House http://yfrog.com/h48leklj
Guess everyone's really crazy about Manny Pacquiao. What can you say about this incident?
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