Two people were injured after a fire razed a residential area in Sta. Ana, Manila on Friday afternoon (March 5).
In the initial report, the fire started at a single-storey residential establishment at 11:42 a.m. and reached the first alarm.
The blaze reached the second alarm three minutes after it was reported and escalated to the third alarm at around 11:50 a.m.
The fire was declared under control at around 12:27 p.m. and was extinguished at 12:44 p.m.
Fire investigators placed the estimated damage to properties at P200,000.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the fire.