Fire razes residential-commercial building in Tondo

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 08:26 AM January 07, 2020

Photo from BFP-PIO

MANILA, Philippines — Fire hit a residential-commercial building in Tondo, Manila on Tuesday morning, the city fire department said.

In a phone interview with INQUIRER.net, an officer from the Manila City Fire Department said the blaze swept through the building which was located along Lakandula Street at 5:22 a.m.


After more than one hour, the fire was raised to the fourth and then to the fifth alarm.

The blaze was extinguished at 10:52 a.m.


Arson probers have yet to determine the cause of the fire and the extent of damage.

Edited by MUF
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