Fire hits houses near Davao City market

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 15 2020 12:00 PM | Updated as of Jan 15 2020 12:32 PM

DAVAO CITY — Fire broke out at a residential area near the Bankerohan public market here in President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown before noon, Wednesday. 

Thick black smoke billowed from the area in Barangay 5-A, ABS-CBN News footage showed. 

 

Residents scrambled to save their belongings as strong winds fanned the flames, said Robinson Niñal Jr., who shared videos of the incident. 

With a report from Bonna Pamplona, ABS-CBN News