A truck caught fire inside the port in Sasa, Davao City at around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
The operator of the equipment, Tommy Colonia, was also rushed to the hospital after he passed out while trying to extinguish the fire.
According to foreman Arsenio Abundo, Colonia was about to unload a container loaded with plywood when the truck sparked which caused the fire.
The plywood inside the container was also damaged.
The amount of damage was estimated at P27 million.