Itbayat mayor dies due to kidney illness
ITBAYAT, BATANES –– The mayor of this town died on Tuesday, Feb. 23, due to a lingering kidney illness, people close to him said. He was 59.
Mayor Raul de Sagon died while being treated at the Itbayat District Hospital.
He was supposed to be transferred to Basco town for hemoglobin and blood transfusion but passed away at 3:15 a.m.
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.