Two men were killed while another was seriously injured after being buried in a landslide in General Santos City, Monday morning, police said.

Ricky Talino, 26, and a certain “Renren,” 30, were brought to different hospitals but were both declared dead upon arrival by doctors, Senior Supt. Cedrick Train, General Santos City police director, said.

Jerry Talino, 24, is in “critical condition” at the St. Elizabeth Hospital, Train said in a text message.

The incident occurred around 8:45 a.m. while the three were digging a trench in front of the Cosmopolitan Hospital in Brgy. Labangal

The victims, all residents of Brgy. Lun Padidu in Malapatan, Sarangani, are all employees of a contractor assigned to install pipelines in the area, Train said. (John Roson)

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