No Filipino casualty in Japan tunnel collapse – DFA

Posted at 12/03/12 7:22 PM

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Foreign Affairs said there are no reports so far of any Filipino casualty when a highway tunnel collapsed in Japan on Sunday.

"So far, no reports of Filipino casualties," Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Raul Hernandez said. He added they are constantly coordinating with the Philippine Embassy in Tokyo.

Japanese authorities said they already found nine bodies in the rubble.