• share this

Fire guts 20 houses in Cebu

By: - Reporter / @nestleCDN
/ 02:57 PM December 07, 2018

CEBU CITY – At least 20 houses were gutted by a fire that hit Barangay Poblacion 2, Carcar City, Cebu on Friday morning.

The alarm was received at past 9 a.m.


An hour later, it was raised to Task Force Alpha, to mobilize firefighters from neighboring local governments.

In a radio interview with dyLA, Cebu Provincial Fire Marshall Supt. Cesar Patrocino said the fire mostly affected a residential area.


The fire affected portions of the market. No one was reportedly injured, he added.

The fire was placed under control around 10:20 am.

Fire investigators were still trying to determine the cause and total damage of the fire.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Carcar city, Cebu, Fire, Local news, Philippine News
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2019 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.