Twister slams boat, 4 fishermen killed

CAMP NAKAR, Lucena City – At least four people were killed and two others were injured, all of them fishermen, when a twister (buhawi or ipo-ipo) hit their fishing boat at sitio Pinagbayanan, Barangay Sanguirin in the island municipality of Perez, Quezon on Tuesday midnight, police said Wednesday.

Senior Superindentent Elmo Sarona, Quezon Police Provincial Director, identified the fatalities as Roberto Longaza, Ruben Rajas, both residents of Mainit Sur; Boyet Drias and Ryan Brogada, of barangay Cuyaso, Atimonan, Quezon.

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