P15-M lost in Sibugay fire PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 17:33


At least P15-million in property went up in smoke when an auto service center was gutted by fire in Buug Municipality, Zamboanga Sibugay at dawn yesterday.

A report from the Police Regional Office-9 disclosed that the fire took place at the Auto Stop Car Accessories and Service Center owned by Buug Municipal Councilor Jessie Lagas.

The fire reportedly started around 12:30 a.m. and lasted for more than an hour.

Fire investigators said that the fire was caused by an electrical short circuit.

The fire was placed under second alarm, police and  fire investigators said.

No casualties were reported during the conflagration.  (Dan Toribio)