Stray bullet kills 9-yr old girl

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A NINE-YEAR-OLD girl from Bulacan died on Christmas day from a stray bullet lodged in her lower back, becoming the first stray bullet casualty during the holiday season, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed on Tuesday. Health Spokesperson Lyndon Lee Suy said that the victim was playing near Ipo Dam in Norzagaray, Bulacan when a stray bullet hit her lower back on December 24. The girl died on Christmas day after a surgery at East Avenue Medical Center. The incident is the third stray bullet case recorded by the DOH Epidemiology Bureau (DOH-EB), while fireworks injuries increased to 128 cases – totaling to 131 cases from the period of December 21 to December 29 this year.

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