SEMPORNA – Fire destroyed four units of retail shops in
Kampung Simunul here today.
According to a statement by the Sabah Fire and Rescue Department, a team of
eight firemen in two engines rushed to the scene after receiving a distress call
at 3.49 am.
They arrived at the scene at 3.54 am and managed to control the fire from
spreading at 4.11 am, before completely dousing the flame at 6.24 am, it said.
No casualty was reported in the incident and the department was
investigating the cause of the fire.