Family of 3 plunges into deep water well: Mom dies; hubby, son hospitalized PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 10 June 2013 11:50

A woman died while her son and husband were hospitalized after they fell into a deep well in Barangay Ayala last Saturday night.

The fatality was identified as Flordesie Lantaka. Hospitalized were Mark, 9, and Antonio, all residents Assumption, Zone 8, Ayala.

A police report disclosed that Mark accidentally fell into a deep well around 7 p.m. Upon learning of the incident, Flordesie rushed to rescue him, but she also fell into  the deep well. Flordesie’s husband Antonio also hurriedly tried to rescue his wife and son, but he too fell into the hole.

Residents in the area helped each other in plucking the three out of the deep well.

Flordesie died of suffocation while her husband and son were rushed to the hospital in critical condition. – Dan Toribio Jr.