1 soldier killed, 3 wounded in landmine explosion
ONE soldier was killed and three others were wounded following a landmine explosion on Monday afternoon (February 27) in a remote village in Compostela Valley, police reports said on Tuesday.
Reports in Camp Crame said that the landmine explosion took place at around 3:30 p.m. at Brgy. San Vicente in Montevista town of said province.
The reports said that a team from the 25th Infantry Battalion under a certain Lt. Aguilar were crossing at the said area when the explosion took place.
As a result of the explosion, soldiers were wounded and were immediately evacuated from the area for medical treatment. Anthony Vargas