• share this

Manila fire kills 3 workers

By: - Reporter / @JLeonenINQ
/ 12:10 PM April 27, 2018

Three people were killed in a fire that hit a commercial establishment in Sta. Cruz, Manila early Friday.

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) confirmed the death of the victims, who were initially reported missing during the fire that razed Charipp Trading.


Fire authorities identified the fatalities as Zardy Luna, 37; Angelito Jumares, 52; and Dennis Magdaet, 30.

Radyo Inquirer reported that all three victims were employees of Charipp Trading, which building also serve as storage of linoleum, school supplies, and curtains.


The blaze started around 3:08 a.m. from the building’s 3rd floor, fire officials said. While the victims managed to flee from the third floor, they were trapped when they reached the ground floor as the building’s mezzanine collapsed. with reports from Donabelle Dominguez-CargulloJan Escosio/Radyo Inquirer

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: BFP, Fire, Manila
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

PH’s Catriona Gray wins Miss Universe 2018

December 17, 2018 11:18 AM


Child held hostage in Sta. Mesa

December 17, 2018 11:18 AM


Funniest tweets about Miss Universe 2018

December 17, 2018 10:59 AM


Philippines’ Catriona Gray is Miss Universe 2018

December 17, 2018 10:57 AM

© Copyright 1997-2018 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.