Fire hits Kamagayan village in Cebu-A A +A
Friday, September 20, 2013
A FIRE broke out in Sitio San Antonio, Barangay Kamagayan, Cebu City around 5 p.m. Friday.
The fire reportedly started at the upper level of the house of Pia Nuñez after an electric post exploded. The fire spread to nearby houses made of light materials.
Around 15 to 20 structures were hit by the blaze, and the damage was pegged around P150,000, said Fire Marshal Conrad Dobluis.
A three-year-old boy identified as Shaun Dolino sustained a first-degree burn on his left arm.
The fire was put under control at 5:38 p.m.
The affected residents will be temporarily housed at the barangay hall, while the village officials are now coordinating with the Department of Social Welfare Services of City Hall for the relief assistance to be given to them.
Below is a video taken during the incident.
(Sunnex/With Sun.Star Cebu)