One killed, three hurt by lightning during fluvial festival in Albay


A MAN was killed and three others were injured when they were struck by lightning during a fluvial festival in Rapu-Rapu, Albay over the weekend. Camp Crame reports identified the fatality as Gerry Cuenca of Barangay Bilbao while the injured were Reinate Basaca, Domingo Barbe and Gina Barquilla, all residents of Barangay Cagbulcao in Bacacay. Investigations showed that Cuenca was standing at the pier while the three were on a boat near the pier when they were struck by lightning. The fluvial festival was held in honor of Nuestra Senora de Salvacion.


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