Fire hits school in Cotabato


Posted at Dec 15 2012 09:26 AM | Updated as of Dec 15 2012 05:26 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- Fire razed two classrooms of an elementary school in Cotabato City Friday night.

The fire hit Notre Dame Village Elementary School at around 6 p.m. It was declared out at around 7 p.m.

No one was reported hurt in the incident since the fire occurred at a time the students and teachers have already gone home.

A nearby building, however, was also hit by the fire.

The Bureau of Fire Protection estimated the cost of damage at P1 million.

Fire officials have yet to determine the cause of the blaze. -- Report from Lalaine Bolongon, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao