One killed in tank explosion PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 25 March 2017 11:57

By DAN TORIBIO

A stay-in technician was killed while two other workers were wounded when a compressor tank exploded at a fishing company in Campo Islam yesterday.

Central Police Station Commander Supt Ariel Huesca identified the fatality as Noel Eloreg y Faustino, 36 years old, married.

The two other injured victims were identified as Roevic Camohoy and Erlyn Sanchez.  The two were rushed to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Investigation showed that Eloreg was fixing company equipment when the explosion took place.

Eloreg died on the spot after being hit by broken pieces of the compressor tank.

Other employees refused to give out statements to media men.  (Dan Toribio)