A terrible fire
A terrible fire occurred in Cebu Purok Ube, Barangay Gun-ob, Lapu-Lapu City on Saturday. As a result, it destroyed 200 homes. The cause of the fire is currently unknown. But the investigation is ongoing. Residents of the city suggest that the fire was intentional.
It started at about 12 p.m. in the house of Juanito Vaflor. The fire quickly moved to neighboring houses. The flame spread quickly because houses were made of highly flammable materials. The fire was announced at 4:25 a.m. Fire service tried to cope with fire for more than 5 hours.
According to official sources, there were no deaths and injuries. On the territory where the fire occurred, the alleys are very narrow, and the equipment was limited. This caused difficulties and inconvenience for firefighters. Fire damage consists of about P500,000. Lapu-Lapu's City Social Welfare Office supplied people who lost their homes with food and essential goods.