DAVAO CITY— A bomb explosion inside a passenger van traveling from Pikit, North Cotabato to Davao City injured a passenger Wednesday morning in Ecoland.
According to initial investigations of the police, the UV Express Services van driven by a certain Herman Daag has just dropped all of its passengers in Ecoland around 9:45 am when the incident happened.
The van has passed by a residential condominium in Ecoland at approximately 85 meters when the bomb exploded.
The victim was identified as Tatat Basañez who is also the conductor of the passenger van. The victim is now being treated at the Southern Philippines Medical Center.
Joint forces of the military and the police have now secured the area including the passenger terminal inside a mall compound in Ecoland.(With a report from Ace R. Morandante/davaotoday.com)