P8M lost in Cebu City hardware store fire

By: Paul Lauro - Correspondent/CDN Digital | June 02,2021 - 08:05 AM

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Fire burned a hardware store located along T. Padilla Extension, Barangay Tejero in Cebu City shortly after midnight on Wednesday, June 2.

The fire burned P8 million worth of properties, says Fire Officer 3 (FO3) Emerson Arceo of the Cebu City Fire Department.

A certain June Jaime Abadinas was also reported injured.

Arceo said that the fire alarm was reported at 12:22 a.m. It was raised to second alarm at 12:33 a.m. before the fire was placed under control 24 minutes later.

The fire happened while the Cebu City and the rest of central and northern Cebu remained under signal no. 1 because of #DantePH.

Cebu City fire investigators continue to determine the cause of the dawn fire as of this writing.

Photos below are courtesy of CDRRMO and the Cebu City Fire Office:

 

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