Cotabato fire hits day care center, 15 houses

Jasper Acosta, ABS-CBN News Central Mindanao

Posted at Sep 18 2016 10:23 PM

Cotabato City – Fifteen houses made out of light materials, as well as a day care center, were razed to the ground in Purok Pag-asa, Barangay Rosary Heights 10, Cotabato City on Sunday.

According to Barangay chairman Kombol Mamalangkay, the fire started at the house of a certain Noria Abpi who sells retail petroleum products.

The estimated cost of damage from the blaze was pegged at more than P300,000. No casualties were reported.

The fire lasted for 30 minutes before it was declared fire out.