1 killed in Navotas fire


Posted at Feb 25 2013 07:14 AM | Updated as of Feb 25 2013 03:14 PM

MANILA – A man died and at least two others were wounded after a fire gutted three houses in Navotas City before dawn on Monday.

The fire, which hit the houses inside the Cruz compound in Barangay Daang Hari before 2 a.m., left Alberto Garcia dead.

Garcia's remains were found inside the bathroom of his house.

Two others, identified as Baby and Gabriel Cruz, were wounded in the blaze that reached the third alarm.

The fire was declared out at 4:30 a.m.

The damage from the fire is estimated at P1 million. – report from Raffy Santos, ABS-CBN News