Luzon quake: Frantic search for survivors

MANILA, Philippines --- Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday to reach more than 90 people trapped beneath the rubble of a supermarket in Porac, Pampanga province, that collapsed when a 6.1-magnitude earthquake shook Luzon on Monday afternoon. The bodies of five people were pulled from the rubble of Chuzon Supermarket, Angelina Blanco, executive officer of the provincial disaster council reported on Tuesday. Three other villagers died due to collapsed house walls, Porac Mayor Condralito de la Cruz said. The National Disaster Risk Reducton and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Tuesday the death toll had reached 16, with 81 people injured and 24 missing. It could not confirm t...Keep on reading: Luzon quake: Frantic search for survivors

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