16 September 2020 – At on or about 11:30 a.m., a distressed call was received by the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) of LGU Alubijid calling for rescue assistance to a drowning victim. The ALERT (Alubijid Response Team) immediately proceeded to the area and upon their arrival, found the victim lying unconscious after he was brought by his neighbors from the sea water. Responders performed CPR to resuscitate the victim and while doing so, proceeded to the Provincial OWWA Center for his full resuscitation but was declared dead upon arrival (DOA).
The victim name is Mr. Jacel Geralde, 21 years old, single and a resident of Caba-Caba, Loguilo, Alubijid, Misamis Oriental.
The LGU extends its deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims.