Three people were hurt as a blast of still unknown origin marred Baguio City's "Panabenga" Festival Sunday morning.
Despite this, Cordillera regional police head Chief Supt. Benjamin Magalong, in a radio interview, reassured tourists that the incident is isolated and will not affect the festivities.
"Three people were slightly injured in the blast, and we are investigating it now," Magalong added.
The explosion rocked the office of the "Anti Crime Volunteer" group.
The three injured were identified as as Jenard Palomique, Joseph Espadz, and security guard Gilbert Salvador.