1 dies, 2 hurt in ammonia tank blast in Pagadian

A laborer was killed while two others were wounded when an ammonia tank exploded inside an ice plant , Saturday afternoon in Pagadian City.

The fatality was identified as Jelmar Montesa Bulay, 19,  and resident of Purok 6, Barangay Bubuan, Bayog, Zamboanga del Sur.

Bulay was rushed to the Aisah Hospital in Barangay San Pedro, Pagadian City  but was declared dead on arrival .

Wounded were BrintonnWasawas, 29, single, a machine operator and  Alberto Singedas, 60, operator harvester 

Reports reaching CampmCrame stated that the blast occurred  around  6 p.m. inside the ice plant of Ramona Fishing Corporation located on Rizal Avenue, Tuburan District, Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur.

Police said  the victims were working inside the ice planct when the explosion happened.