7 months Cebu fire guts 350 houses Manilatimes
CEBU CITY: A huge blaze hit a residential area, destroying at least 350 houses and establishments in an interior portion of Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City early dawn on Thursday. Fire Officer 1 Charles Rogel Mutia of the Mandaue City Fire Station (MCFS) said they received the fire alarm at 1:18 a.m., which was raised to Task Force Bravo at 2:34 a.m. Mutia said the fire was placed under control at 3:30 a.m. and was finally put out at 9:12 a.m.Advertisements
Damage to property was estimated at P1.3 million. It took firefighters about eight hours to put down the ... more