Fire hits a residential area in Paco, Manila around 2:30 in the afternoon, this Thursday.
According to reports, the fire destroyed five houses made up of light materials along Osmeña Highway in Paco, Manila.
The blaze reached its third alarm before the firefighters put out the fire.
Authorities are already investigating the cause of the fire as well as the cost of the damage.
Meanwhile, two victims were sent to the hospital after being shot by riding-in-tandem criminals in Quezon City, Manila early this morning.
Victims were identified as Roland Calay and Jing Calay. The two sustained injuries after being shot by four unidentified armed men riding motorcycles at Barangay Project 6, Quezon City, Manila.
According to the preliminary investigation, PO3 Jonathan Bustarde of Quezon City Police District, the victims fought back against the suspects.