3 hurt in Iligan City explosion

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 07 2016 11:49 PM

At least three people were hurt in an explosion in Iligan City on Wednesday night, authorities said.

The explosion happened near the city public plaza and police station in Iligan around 6:30 p.m., according to Philippine National Police Region 10 spokesperson Supt. Surki Sereñas.

Authorities, however, are still verifying the identities of the victims, who were brought to a private hospital in the city.

Police are also still investigating the motive and whether a grenade was the source of the explosion.