At least 20 families lost their homes after fire hit five houses in Sampaloc, Manila before dawn Friday.
Investigators said the fire started at the ground floor of the Medenilla family's house along Algeciras Street. The fire reached the fourth alarm and was declared out at around 1 a.m.
No one was injured in the incident.
The cost of damage from the blaze was estimated at P1 million.
- Umagang Kay Ganda, November 30 2012