FIRE broke out at the back of the T. Padilla Public Market in Barangay T. Padilla, Cebu City, around 10 p.m., Saturday, January 4, 2020.
Based on initial information, it started somewhere in Sitio Bukog and Sitio Indian.
The fire was raised to third alarm at 10:12 p.m. Two minutes later, it was raised to fourth alarm. The blaze was declared under Task Force Alpha at 10:32 p.m.
Firefighters had a hard time getting to the fire scene because of the narrow paths.
The fire department has yet to determine the cause of the fire and come up with the estimated cost of damage. (NJN/BBT)