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2,000 houses engulfed in massive QC fire

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 10:33 AM January 01, 2015

MANILA, Philippines–A horrendous start to the New Year hit residents of Apolonio Samson, Quezon City as a massive fire ignited numerous homes in the area.

Radio reports say that around 2,000 houses are engulfed in flames with the fire reaching General Alarm.

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Authorities said that the fire started at 6:45 am and the General Alarm was raised at 8:10 am.

A couple of people, one civilian and a fire aide, are injured in the blaze.

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The fire aide, Paul Manuel, lost three fingers authorities said. He was taken to Chinese General Hospital.

Authorities are still confirming the cause of the flames.

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