24 firecracker injuries reported in Bacolod City | Inquirer News

24 firecracker injuries reported in Bacolod City

By: - Correspondent / @carlagomezINQ
/ 07:09 PM January 01, 2019

BACOLOD CITY — Twenty-four people were reported injured by pyrotechnic firecracker and devices as Negros Occidental and Bacolod City ushered in the New Year.

The Bacolod police recorded 8 cases, its spokesperson Chief Inspector Ariel Pico said.

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The Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office reported 16 persons injured during the New Year and 8 injuries during the Christmas festivities.

There were no cases of indiscriminate firing or stray bullets reported as of  Tuesday morning. /ee

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