Fish rain down on Agusan del Sur town

Posted at 01/13/12 6:59 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Small fish reportedly fell from the sky during a downpour in the municipality of Loreto, Agusan del Sur Friday morning.

Residents of Poblacion village in Loreto were shocked to see the fish fall from the sky.

They said around 72 small fish fell from the sky, which were immediately collected and placed in an aquarium.

Loreto Vice Mayor Jorge Legaspi said the fishes bore tiny spots but they have yet to determine its specie.

Local officials, meanwhile, have yet to determine the cause of the rare phenomenon. -- Report from Charmane Awitan, ABS-CBN News Caraga