Explosion rocks Kabacan public market

By Jasper Acosta, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao

Posted at Jan 19 2015 10:32 PM | Updated as of Jan 20 2015 06:32 AM

COTABATO CITY -- An explosion rocked the vicinity of a public market in Kabacan, North Cotabato at about 6 p.m. Monday.

According to David Saure, Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) Officer, the explosion happened in the market's dried goods section.

There were no reported casualties in the incident.

Authorities are now investigating the incident to determine the motive, as well as the people involved in the bombing.

A transmission tower of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) in Barangay Batolawan, Pikit, North Cotabato also toppled after it was bombed Sunday night.