Fire hits Greenbelt 3 mall


Posted at Apr 15 2010 08:01 PM | Updated as of Apr 16 2010 04:34 PM

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Firetrucks cram the street infront of the entrance to Greenbelt 3 mall in Makati City during a fire at the mall's 3rd floor on Thursday. (Photo courtesy of Jon Aquino)

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) - Fire struck Greenbelt 3 Mall in Makati City on Thursday night.

The fire, which is still ongoing as of posting time, had already reached the third alarm but is now under control, according to the Makati City Fire Department.

Smoke was seen coming from a restaurant located at the mall’s third floor.

The fire reportedly originated from the Bollywood restaurant inside the mall.

The adjacent restaurants, as well as the cinemas located near the fire have already been temporarily closed.