1 hurt as fire hits house, bakery in QC


Posted at Feb 19 2014 08:15 PM | Updated as of Feb 20 2014 04:15 AM

MANILA -- A woman was injured after fire hit her house along Flores de Mayo Street in Lagro, Quezon City on Wednesday afternoon.

According to Quezon City fire marshall Supt. Jesus Fernandez, the fire started from the room of Irish Bajante at around 12:40 p.m.

The blaze, which reached the third alarm, spread to a nearby bakery and convenience store.

Bajante sustained first-degree burns in the incident.

The cost of damage caused by the blaze was estimated at P1.8 million.

Authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire. -- Reports from Robert Mano, dzMM; Doland Castro, ABS-CBN News