LENGGONG – Fire destroyed a row of eight shophouses in this town today.
Lenggong Fire and Rescue Station operations chief Mohd Anuar Mohd Saff said the department received a call about the incident at 1 am and 20 personnel were rushed to the location in two trucks.
He said that upon arrival, the personnel found that the fire had affected a tyre shop, a fertiliser shop and a hardware shop.
“We took two hours to bring the fire fully under control. No one was injured n the fire,” he said when contacted.
Mohd Anuar said the cause of fire and damage had yet to be ascertained. – BERNAMA