Manila - Philippine disaster officials say the bodies of
four Europeans and their Filipino guide, who were killed by rocks in a volcanic
eruption early this week, have been brought down from Mount Mayon.
Albay provincial disaster officer Jukes Nunez says
soldiers in a helicopter on Thursday carried the body of Filipino Jerome Berin,
followed by the remains of the four Europeans.
A tour company has identified the three Germans as Joanne
Edosa, Roland Tietze and Jurian Stelter.
Stelter's Spanish girlfriend, Sara Frances Nicolay, also
died, her cousin Juan Felix Castillo told journalists in her hometown of
A Thai man with a broken arm and burns is the last remaining
casualty still waiting to be evacuated.
Twenty-one climbers and guides were on Mayon when it
erupted on Tuesday.
Nine were injured.