|Fire fighters rush to Shangri-La Plaza Mall as a fire hit the building's basement area on April 23, 2010.
MANILA, Philippines - A fire hit a posh mall in Mandaluyong City late Friday evening. The blaze hit Shangri-La Plaza in Mandaluyong City located at the corner of EDSA and Shaw Boulevard, an initial report said.
Fire Officer 3 Federico Macandog of Bureau of Fire Protection in Mandaluyong City said that the fire started at 10:31 p.m.
Macandog said that initial reports inidcated that the fire hit Rustan’s Supermarket located at the basement of the mall.
The ongoing fire has reached 3rd alarm level as of 10:55 p.m.
The cause of the blaze is yet to be known.
On April 15, a fire also hit another posh mall, Greenbelt 3 Mall, located in Makati City.