LOOK: Rain-triggered erosion at Mt. Manunggal in Cebu

Annie Fe Perez, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 22 2018 02:26 PM

Rains caused a portion of Mt. Manunggal to erode on Friday night in the town of Balamban, Cebu. Annie Fe Perez, ABS-CBN News


BALAMBAN, Cebu - A portion of Mt. Manunggal here eroded onto a road due to intermittent rains Friday.

According to backhoe operator Leonides Abatayo, one of the first responders, the incident happened past 8 p.m. 

The incident also rendered the highway impassable.

No one was injured in the incident as there are no residents in the area.

Clearing operations continued until 11 p.m. Friday.

Heavy equipment are now on standby in case another incident happens.

Balamban is north of Naga City, Cebu, where a deadly landslide triggered by monsoon rains hit a hillside village on Thursday.