Bomb explodes inside van parked near SM mall in Davao

Two persons were reportedly hurt after a bomb exploded inside a passenger van parked near the SM City mall in Ecoland, Davao City on Wednesday.

On its Facebook page, Brigada News Davao reported that a UV Express Service van with a Davao - Midsayap, North Cotabato route was severely damaged when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) went off around 9:40 in the morning on November 18.

Initial investigation revealed that another vehicle was also hit by bomb shrapnels.

Injured in the blast were the van driver and conductor. The victims were immediately brought to the hospital for treatment.

A police investigation on the bombing incident that occured near SM Ecoland in Davao is reportedly underway.

Task Force Davao has released a video showing the suspect walking away after he got off from the passenger van.