Fire hits Lorega, Cebu City-A A +A
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
CEBU CITY (Updated) -- Another fire hit Cebu, this time in Barangay Lorega, this city.
Firefighters rushed to the scene after the Cebu City Fire Department received the alarm at 4:57 p.m. Tuesday.
A number of houses made of light materials have been damaged by the fire, which affected at least four sitios in the village, according to radio reports.
Firefighters raised the alarm to Task Force Alpha, the alert level before a general alarm. The fire, however, was placed under control at 7:26 p.m., almost three hours after it broke out.
Watch these videos of the incident.
BREAKING: Another fire reported, this time in Brgy. Lorega, Cebu City. pic.twitter.com/kNJqecsfue
— Sun.Star Cebu (@sunstarcebu) March 18, 2014
The Lorega fire occurred just hours after a fire hit a residential area in Barangay Casuntingan, Mandaue City. (Sunnex)