MANILA – A girl drowned in Naga City, Cebu after floods swept part of their home during heavy rains on Monday.
The victim, five-year-old Aileen Rose Pacquit, was sleeping with her mother inside their house in Barangay Patag when their shanty was inundated by raging waters.
Authorities said a fence of the Patag barangay hall gave way and collapsed on the victim’s house.
Erlyn lost grip of her daughter while they were being swept by the river. – report from Carine Asutilla, ABS-CBN News