Firecracker storage explosion kills one


IMUS CITY, Cavite: A man was killed when a makeshift garage used as firecracker storage exploded on Tuesday in Barangay Bucandala 5. The victim, who was identified as Wilson Meterio y Garon, 52, was treated at Our Lady of Pillars Hospital but was later transferred to Jose Reyes Memorial Hospital where he died due to severe burns all over his body. Imus City police chief Supt. Redrico Maranan said the victim was standing inside a makeshift garage in front of a house owned by Norma Garcia when the explosion occurred. The makeshift garage was used to store unused firecrackers and pyrotechnic materials.


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