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Novaliches fire kills 3 people

By: - Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ
/ 09:22 AM December 20, 2018

MANILA, Philippines–A five-year-old child and two others died after a fire gutted a residential-commercial area in Quezon City on Thursday morning.

In a report by the Bureau of Fire Protection investigation office, the fire engulfed three houses in Damong Maliit, Barangay Nagkaisang Nayon in Novaliches, Quezon City.

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The victims were identified as John Daniel Arciaga, 5. Arcenia Amongo, 80, and Jose Ilalim, 42.

No other injuries were reported.

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The report added that the fire started at 2:50 a.m. and reached the third alarm at 3:05 a.m. The BFP declared fire out at 4:22 a.m.

Authorities continued to investigate the cause of the fire but estimated the damage at P1 million./lb

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