Thursday, July 4, 2013

Serendra victim dies month after gas explosion

The victim of a May 31 blast at the Serendra condominium in Taguig City died on Thursday, bringing to four the total number of fatalities in a tragedy that could have an impact on the country’s building safety regime.

Angelito San Juan, a 63-year-old information technology professional based in Torrence, California, died from complications from burn injuries he suffered from the explosion at unit 501B of the Two Serendra condominium at the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, reports said.

Lawyer Raymund Fortun, said San Juan died while at the Intensive Care Unit of the Saint Lukes’ Medical Centre in Taguig City, where the Filipino-American IT professional had been confined since the May 31 blast.

Fortun was quoted in reports as saying that the cause of San Juan’s death had been multiple organ failure.

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