High-tension wire bursts into flames in Sta. Mesa

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 20 2017 12:44 AM | Updated as of Aug 20 2017 07:28 AM

Video courtesy of Neil Dalanon

MANILA — A high-tension wire burst into flames near the Pureza LRT-2 Station in Sta. Mesa, Manila on Saturday night. 

The blaze, which didn't die out despite heavy rainfall, was first reported at about 10 p.m., according to the Manila Fire Department.

Meralco hasn't responded to the incident, the fire department added, at the time this story was posted.