2 teeners hurt in blast PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 27 August 2013 11:25

Two teenagers were injured when an improvised dynamite primer exploded in their possession in Landang Gua, Sacol last Sunday afternoon.

Police identified the victims as Wahid Ibno, 14, and Al Samir Hamid, 19, both residents of Landang Gua.They sustained injuries in their hands and were taken to the hospital for treatment.

A police report disclosed that Ibno and Hamid found an improvised dynamite primer and toyed with it around 2:30 p.m.

While the two young men were playing with the primer, residents heard a minor explosion.  When they checked, they saw Ibno and Hamid bleeding in their hands.

Ibno and Hamid were taken to the hospital.

Police said the dynamite primer found by the victims was being used in dynamite blast fishing. – Dan Toribio Jr.