Fire hits lechon resto along Quezon Avenue


Posted at Dec 21 2017 12:49 AM

Volunteer firemen train their hoses on a fire engulfing a building along Quezon Avenue corner Scout Speaker Perez Street in Sta. Mesa Heights, Quezon City on Wednesday evening. The fire, which was first reported at 10:20 p.m., was declared fire out as of press time. Angie de Silva, ABS-CBN News

MANILA - Fire hit the fourth floor of Elar's Lechon Restaurant along Quezon Avenue in Quezon City on Wednesday night.

The Quezon City Fire Department said the blaze began at 10:40 p.m. and was raised to the second alarm as of 10:50 p.m.

According to the restaurant's staff, fabrics used in their catering services were among those stored on the fourth floor.

No injuries have been reported.

The Bureau of Fire Protection has launched an investigation into the cause of the blaze. --Report from Ernie Manio, ABS-CBN News


Video courtesy of Maria Tan