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Fire hits residential area in Batasan, Quezon City

/ 10:01 PM January 13, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – Fire broke out Monday evening at a residential area in Barangay Batasan Hills in Quezon City.

According to a report from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), the fire razed an informal settlers area along Senatorial Road.

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The fire spread rapidly as the houses were made of light materials.

The first alarm was sounded at 7 p.m. shortly after the fire started. It was immediately raised to the fourth alarm at 7:27 p.m.

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The fire was declared under control at 8:05 p.m. and was fully extinguished at 8:25 p.m.

No deaths or injuries were reported,

Fire investigators are still determining the cause of the fire.

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