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400 families in Cavite lose homes to fire

By: - Correspondent / @maricarcincoINQ
/ 02:31 PM January 24, 2018

SAN PEDRO CITY-About 400 families lost their homes to a fire that hit a seaside community in Bacoor City, Cavite province on Wednesday.

The almost two-hour fire that razed the houses of illegal settlers was put out before noon, said Superintendent Aristotle Bañaga the ground commander from the Bureau of Fire Protection.

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In a phone interview, Bañaga said no one was initially reported hurt or missing.

He said they were still investigating the cause of the fire.

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Bañaga said local officials from Barangay Tabing Dagat were still discussing the relocation of the affected families.

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