Fire razes 50 homes in Caloocan


Posted at Jun 05 2012 12:42 AM | Updated as of Jun 05 2012 08:42 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Fire razed around 50 houses along Road 13, GSIS Village in Caloocan City on Monday night, authorities said.

The fire, which struck around 8 p.m., affected at least 100 families.

No injuries were reported.

The blaze reached second alarm before it was put out at 10:30 p.m.

The affected families were brought to a covered court in the village that will serve as their temporary shelter.

Arson investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the fire. - report from Raffy Santos, ABS-CBN News