MOSCOW, February 21 – RIA Novosti. Five people were killed, including four children, and five were injured in a fire in the capital of the Philippines, Manila, the Manila Times reported, citing the local fire department.
According to the newspaper, a fire occurred in one of the residential areas of the capital on Sunday night, it was possible to extinguish it only after a few hours.
An adult man and four children aged 3 to 12 died in the fire. Among the victims there is one child aged 9 years.
PAROLA FIRE INCIDENT
Parola Compound Tondo, Manila
Feb. 20, 2021 | 11:53 PM
Fire reached 4th alarm
Five casualties and 5 individuals with minor injuries; 300 damaged houses with 600 affected families.
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– Philippine Red Cross (@philredcross) February 21, 2021