2 kids killed in Cebu fire


Posted at Oct 16 2012 11:00 PM | Updated as of Oct 17 2012 07:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Two children were killed in a fire that hit a home in Barangay Catolohan, Dalaguete, Cebu on Tuesday, authorities said.

Initial investigations show that the victims, who were reportedly cousins, played with matches, which caused the fire.

The victims were allegedly left unattended at the home of their grandfather, Anastacio Asinjo, who had to attend to his farm.

A certain Harold Manos tried to save the 2 victims and was hurt in the incident.

Investigations are still ongoing, as of posting. -- Report from Edgar Escalante, ABS-CBN News Central Visayas