Davao City - At least 10 people confirmed dead and number of injured rises after an explosion hits a night market in Roxas Street, Davao City on Friday, September 2, 2016.
Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte, the Presidential son, released a statement thru City Government of Davao Facebook page with regards to the incident.
"Let us pray for the victims of this unfortunate incident, especially for those who died. Let us pray for those who are being treated in different hospitals and pray for their quick recovery. There are at least 10 people who perished because of the incident and a number were reported wounded. Rest assured the authorities are on top of this incident. Right now, we cannot yet give definite answer to as to who is behind this as we are also trying to determine what really exploded. It's a sad day for Davao and for the Philippines."
The moment the explosion occurred, the Vice Mayor confirmed that his father, President Duterte, is at Davao City police office.