Bus hit by roadside bomb in N. Cotabato
A PASSENGER bus was badly damaged after being hit by a roadside bomb in a remote village in North Cotabato Monday morning, police reports said.
Initial reports reaching Camp Crame said the explosion occurred at around 8:26 a.m. along the national highway in Brgy. Cadiis, Carmen town in North Cotabato.
Reports said that a Rural Transit Bus with body no. 2930 was passing at the said area when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off, hitting the bus.
The bus was heading for Tacurong City coming from Cagayan de Oro City when the incident occured, reports said.
Military and police elements in the area responding an investigation and assessing for damages and casualties. Anthony Vargas