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AYALA LAND STATEMENT | 'We are cooperating with authorities on Serendra blast probe'

InterAksyon.com
The online news portal of TV5

The following is the full statement of Ayala Land Inc., developer of Serendra at the Bonifacio Global City, after the residential development was hit by a powerful explosion on Friday evening.

At around 8 p.m. on  Friday, May 31, an explosion occurred at Unit 501 of  Building B at Two Serenedra, in Bonifacio Global City. Ten units on the floor were damaged. Four residents were injured and taken to the St. Luke's Medical Center. Three persons on board a delivery van passing through McKinley Parkway were killed by debris that fell on the van.

The buildng has been evacuated and the residents are being taken care of and provided with lodging while the incident is being investigated.

The Taguig police and the Bureau of Fire Protection are on site to conduct the investigation. We are fully cooperating with the authorities as they try to determine the cause of the explosion. A large area in front of Two Serendra has been cordoned off for the safety of residents and bystanders.

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