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Camp Simeon A. Ola, Legazpi City, [03.10.18] – At least three persons has survived while another person was reported missing after a motorized banca keeled over in the sea waters at Barangay Mapid, Lagonoy, Camarines Sur, police report said.
PRO – 5 Regional Public Information Officer Police Senior Inspector Malu C. Calubaquib the incident occurred in the sea waters of Barangay Mapid, Lagonoy, Camarines Sur
The survivors were identified as Alex Mabag, 32 years old, Arwin Mabag, 30 years old and Ariel Abainza, 29 years old while Allan Baao, 39 years old was reported to be missing.
Punong Barangay Gerry O. Cantor of Barangay Mapid, Lagonoy, Camarines informed Lagonoy police through cellular phone call that there was a motorized banca that sunk at the sea water of Mapid, Lagonoy, Camarines Sur at about 11:45 in the morning.
The victims were all residents of Barangay Tamban, Tinambac, Camarines Sur.
PNP personnel of Lagonoy Municipal Police Station are still conducting search and rescue operation and follow-up investigation, the report ended.
Meanwhile, under PAGASA Gale Warning #6 issued at 5:00 in the afternoon today, strong to gale force is expected to affect the areas of the seaboard of Northern Luzon and eastern seaboard of Central and Southern Luzon and of Visayas.
The surge of Northeast monsoon and are having a cloudy skies and scattered rains with a wind force of (45 – 63) / (24-34) knots with a sea condition of rough to be very rough and with a wave height from 2.8 up to 4.5 meters.