2 dead, 2 missing as boat capsizes off Aurora
MANILA -- Two people were killed while two others were reported missing after a motorized boat capsized off Dinggalan, Aurora on Friday.
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) identified the fatalities as Alexandro Abalos, 43, resident of Bulacan, and Kim Manuel, 21, of Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija.
The missing passengers were identified as Jelly Abalos, 25, and Leonita Abalos, 45.
According the the PCG, seven people were on board the Mickey Rose 1 vessel, which is owned by Marcelino Ramilo.
The Coast Guard said the group did not heed authorities' warning against sea travel amid the heavy rains brought about by typhoon "Odette." -- Report from Ricky Velasco, dzMM