Mindanao Times

13 houses hit by fire


A FIRE damaged 13 houses in an urban poor community in Agdao District on Saturday.

Investigat­ors are still determinin­g the cause of fire that started in the house of Alicia Agtag, 63, along Lakatan Street, Purok Cabaguio, Barangay Wilfredo Aquino around 1:40 p.m.

The fire spread to other houses, mostly made of light materials.

Senior Fire Officer 3 Ramil Gillado, the Chief Investigat­ion officer of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) XI, said the fire was out by 2:30 p.m.

Gillado said no casualty was reported.

Based on the investigat­ion, the estimated damage reached P200,000.

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