Explosion injures 2 teenagers-A A +A
Monday, August 26, 2013
TWO teenage boys were injured during an explosion in the village of Landang Gua, Zamboanga City.
The victims were identified as Wahid Ibno, 14 and Al Samir Hamid, 19, both residents of Landang Gua village, Sacol Island.
Investigation showed that the teenagers were playing a blasting cap when it exploded. They were admitted at the Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC).
It was not immediately known where the victims got the blasting cap but the police believed it is being used for blast fishing by some of the residents in the area.
The police said most of the residents in the village rely on fishing and seaweed farming as their livelihood. (Bong Garcia)