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Fire hits residential building in Sampaloc, Manila

/ 04:51 PM November 02, 2021
Fire hits residential building in Sampaloc, Manila

Photo from Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office

MANILA, Philippines —The fire broke out in a residential building in Sampaloc, Manila, Tuesday afternoon, said the Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office’s (DRRMO).

According to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), the fire started on a roof deck of a building in front of the Crown Tower University Belt in Loyola cor Tolentino Street, Sampaloc, Manila.

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It was raised to first alarm at 2 p.m. but was quickly declared “under control” at 2:25 p.m.

The BFP then declared it extinguished another 20 minutes later at 2:44 p.m.

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Fire hits residential building in Sampaloc, Manila

Photo from Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office

Both the Manila DRRMO and the BFP have yet to reveal the cause of the fire, as of writing.

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