The boy, Einol Gueller Cabanela y Alfonso, and his 15-year-old friend had been playing hide and seek when the ground underneath him suddenly collapsed, the investigators said.
The incident occurred Wednesday morning at Ayton’s Lot, Holiday Homes Subd., Brgy. Lag-on, Daet, Camarines Norte.
The victim, who was a resident of Brgy. Lag-on, Daet, Camarines Norte, was brought to Adea Funeral Homes for autopsy/post-mortem examination.
Investigation is still being conducted to determine whether there was foul play in the incident.