Zamboanga del Sur municipal disaster management personnel electrocuted


A personnel of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) of San Pablo, Zamboanga del Sur was rushed to a hospital after he was electrocuted, police said Sunday, June 28.

Police Region Office (PRO) 9 said Leo Jemar Clata Meñosa, 26, was directing the flow of traffic in Barangay Poblacion in San Pablo when an electric post of the Zamboanga del Sur Electric Cooperative 2 (Zamsureco) fell on the ground due to heavy rain at about 6:40 p.m. Saturday, June 27.

Meñosa was electrocuted due to the incident.

He was brought to San Pablo Municipal Health Center and later transferred to Aiza Medical Hospital, Pagadian City for further treatment.