Typhoon Ruby leaves 1 dead in Bicol
|Flood in Iriga City due to Typhoon Ruby|
Photo via Iriga City Official
Meanwhile, in Sorsogon, the two fishermen who went missing last week were found earlier today.
Aristotle Alfanta and Arles de Mesa, the fishermen, revealed that they ran into engine problems while at sea.
The agency also confirmed that at least seven were injured in Masbate due to the impact of the typhoon.
Before the typhoon hit, officials from the six provinces of Bicol expressed their hope of achieving a zero casualty goal.
OCD Regional Director Raffy Alejandro, it will be recalled, earlier ordered the prepositioning of assets across Bicol to mitigate the impact of the typhoon.—BICOLSTANDARD.COM
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