10 dead, 60 hurt in Davao blast

DAVAO CITY — At least 10 persons died and 60 were injured ain an explosion around 10 p.m Friday at the Roxas night market near Ateneo de Davao University here.

This was confirmed by Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella, who is now in the incident area with President Rodrigo Duterte and Press Secretary Martin Andanar.

Police authorities still need to confirm the total number of casualties but people near the area disclosed they saw at least ten bodies laid on the ground after the explosion. Lilian Mellejor/PNA/northboundasia.com