Fire razes Banapple resto in Katipunan


Posted at Mar 05 2015 10:33 PM | Updated as of Mar 06 2015 10:02 PM

QUEZON CITY (UPDATED) - A popular restaurant along Katipunan Avenue in Quezon City caught fire Thursday evening.

A fire started at the Banapple Pies and Cheesecake branch in Katipunan Avenue around 9:10 p.m., according to Fire Supt. Jesus Fernandez of the Quezon City Fire Department.

The fire was declared under control by 9:45 p.m., and was put out by 9:56 p.m.

There were no injuries.

The fire caused heavy traffic in the area, as fire trucks used up most of the space in the northbound lane of Katipunan Avenue.

Clearing operations are ongoing. -- report from Zandro Ochona, DZMM