1 hurt in Cotabato roadside blast

POLICE said a passenger was injured when a roadside explosion damaged a bus on a highway in North Cotabato, Monday morning.

Cotabato police chief Felicisimo Khu said unidentified suspects set off the bomb as a Rural Transit Bus was passing on a highway in Barangay Kayaga, Kabakan town around 6 a.m.

The unidentified passenger sustained injuries in the hands and was rushed to a nearby hospital.

Khu said the improvised bomb was set off using a cellular phone. He said it was the fifth explosion targeting a Rural Transit bus.

An explosives team was sent to the area to investigate the explosion. (Sunnex)


No stories found.

Just in

No stories found.

Branded Content

No stories found.
SunStar Publishing Inc.