1 killed, 3 injured in demolition-A A +A
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
MISAMIS ORIENTAL -- A man died and three others were injured Monday during a tension at a demolition along the highway of Lugait town in this province.
A certain Nixon Tungaw died while 3 others, including a female girl, were injured.
The demolition has stranded motorists coming in and out of Iligan City for more than five hours now.
About 100 police were deployed to implement the demolition of more than a hundred families.
Sheriff Norberto Labis said his team has to implement the demolition by all means.
The team wearing helmets and shields were positioned on the right side of the highway going to Iligan City while the residents resisting the demolition are on the left side that caused the stalled traffic.
Misamis Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano, as of this posting, is negotiating between the residents and the demolition team. (Sunnex)