By Lyka Manalo
STO. TOMAS, Batangas – Two persons, who have yet to be identified, were killed in an explosion that occurred at the Madison Garden Subdivision in Barangay San Roque here, Monday morning.
A report from Batangas Police Provincial Office (BPPO) said a loud explosion was heard at around 11 a.m. inside a concrete fence located at the farthest end of the subdivision.
The place is surrounded by unihabitated houses and vacant lots, said report.
But police said they found body parts apparently belonging to two persons in the area. According to Rollie Isip Yabut, a resident in an adjacent subdivision, the explosion was so loud that it threw residents in the area into panic.