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Fire hits 10 houses in Las Piñas City

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 05:34 PM March 01, 2019

Updated (8:08 p.m.)

MANILA, Philippines — Fire razed 10 houses in Las Piñas City on Friday, the city fire department said.

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Fire Officer II Joycebert Gonzales said the blaze left 11 families homeless.

The blaze on Tuazon Street in Barangay Pamplona Uno reached first alarm at around 4:28 p.m.

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Authorities said the fire spread quickly that in two minutes it reached third alarm.

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) declared the fire under control at around 5 p.m. It was put out in less than ten minutes.

The blaze left around P300,000 worth of damage.

Authorities have yet to determine the cause of fire. /kga /ee

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