Five Keppel Subic Shipyard workers were killed while eight others were injured in Barangay Cawag, Subic, Zambales when the platform they used as bridge to a ship that is under repair named MV Tombarra fell. It happened at 10:20 of today according to Edgardo Ladao, the Chief Superintendent of the Region 3 police.

 

The victims were rushed to Olongapo City’s Our Lady of Lourdes International Hospital where the rest of the injured workers are still undergoing medical treatment.

 

Please wait for further report on this as authorities are still looking into the accident and verifying reports from witnesses in the area.`