A WOMAN died while nine others were injured when an improvised bomb exploded at a massage parlor in Zamboanga city late Thursday.
Senior Supt. Angelito Casimiro, Zamboanga police director, said the incident occurred around 9:45 pm at a massage parlor at the junction of M. Calixto and San Jose Road just more than 100 meters from the Zamboanga City Fire District (ZCFD) headquarters.
Casimiro said the victim who died was only identified as a certain Irene. She expired at the Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC).
Casimiro said the other nine victims were also rushed to the ZCMC for treatment. He said the explosive ordnance demolition personnel are still sifting the blast site to determine the type of bomb that exploded. (pna)