Boy, 6, dies as trees collapse on nipa hut PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 03 July 2015 13:49

A Grade 1 pupil of Maganay Elementary School in Buug, ZamboangaSibugay died after two star apple trees collapsed on their house last Wednesday afternoon.

The fatality was identified as Ken Raven Celebrado, 6.

A police report disclosed that the boy was sleeping inside their house amid heavy rains and strong winds when the two star apple trees fell on their house.

The nipa hut also collapsed with the boy due to the strong impact.

Residents and officials conducted a rescue operation but Celebrado was already dead.

The body was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination. — Dan Toribio Jr.