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Minor fire hits Santa Cruz Church in Manila

/ 07:41 PM April 19, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — Fire broke out at the Santa Cruz Church or the Archdiocesan Shrine of The Blessed Sacrament in Manila Friday night, the Bureau of Fire Protection’s (BFP) Arson Investigation Division confirmed.

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The Arson Investigation Division told INQUIRER.net that the fire started at around 5:59 p.m. but was immediately extinguished at around 6:03p.m.

According to a report by the Sta. Cruz Police Station, 24-year-old Illoises Cornel spotted the fire at the candle stand when he entered the church’s Chapel of the Saints.

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No casualties or injuries were reported. /gsg

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