Collapse building killed 2 due to a heavy rain and hail
Cauayan, Isabela — Two construction workers including a minor died when a 15 meters high warehouse they were constructing collapsed due to a heavy rain with hail in Minante 1 Cauayan City.
Senior Supt. Sotero Ramos Jr, provincial director identified the victim as Lucas Guzman,53,a married,construction worker and Felix Gammad,15, single, conctruction worker,both residence of P-5 Tagaran, Cauayan City.
Based on initial report gathered from the PPO the incident happened at around 5:00pm (may 23,2014) particullarly at F Pua compound were both victims are still working when a sudden rain occur with hail where a warehouse under construction collapsed .
The rain last up to one a hour and a brownout also occured in the area.
Victims failed to run and were burried by the debris of collapsed wall which cause their instant death.
Meanwhile, Mayor Bernard immediately ordered the investigation of the collapsed building and assured to help the victims.(Liezle Basa Inigo)