2 killed, 2 hurt in Samar rockslide


Posted at Jul 27 2014 04:40 PM | Updated as of Jul 28 2014 12:40 AM

SAMAR -- Two persons were killed, while two others were injured in a rockslide in Purok 8, Barangay Cagnipa in Calbayog, Samar, Saturday afternoon, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said.

The fatalities were identified as Marivic Monteves and Danica Monteves, while those who were injured were identified as Danilyn Monteves and Diana Monteves.

The NDRRMC also reported a landslide in Barangay Bugtong in Calbayog on the same day. There were no reported killed or injured in the incident.

However, a portion of Maharlika Highway from Calbayog to Allan is unaccessible due to the incident. -- report from DZMM