LOOK: Rain-triggered erosion at Mt. Manunggal in Cebu

Rains caused a portion of Mt. Manunggal to erode on Friday
night in the town of Balamban, Cebu. Annie Fe Perez,
ABS-CBN News


BALAMBAN, Cebu – A portion of Mt. Manunggal here eroded onto a
road due to intermittent rains Friday.

According to backhoe operator Leonides Abatayo, one of the
first responders, the incident happened past 8 p.m. 

The incident also rendered the highway impassable.

No one was injured in the incident as there are no residents in
the area.

Clearing operations continued until 11 p.m. Friday.

Heavy equipment are now on standby in case another incident
happens.

Balamban is north of Naga City, Cebu, where a deadly landslide
triggered by monsoon rains hit a hillside village on
Thursday. 

 

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