2 killed, 2 hurt in Samar rockslide

Posted at 07/27/14 4:40 PM

SAMAR -- Two persons were killed, while two others were injured in a rockslide in Purok 8, Barangay Cagnipa in Calbayog, Samar, Saturday afternoon, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said.

The fatalities were identified as Marivic Monteves and Danica Monteves, while those who were injured were identified as Danilyn Monteves and Diana Monteves.

The NDRRMC also reported a landslide in Barangay Bugtong in Calbayog on the same day. There were no reported killed or injured in the incident.

However, a portion of Maharlika Highway from Calbayog to Allan is unaccessible due to the incident. -- report from DZMM