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Midnight fire destroys 20 houses in Bataan

/ 12:30 PM March 04, 2020
Orani fire

A 1-hour blaze razes 20 houses at a fishing community in Orani, Bataan. Photo from Facebook of Orani Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office

ORANI, Bataan –– A fire of still undetermined origin razed 20 houses in a fishing village here shortly after midnight on Wednesday, authorities said.

Fire investigators said the blaze that broke out in Barangay Pantalan-Bago started at 12:05 a.m. and was put out at 1:15 a.m. No one was hurt in the incident.

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Witnesses said they heard a couple having an argument before thick smoke billowed from the neighborhood.

Edited by Lzb
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