- A fire broke out in the posh Glorietta mall in Makati City
- Mall management said the fire started at the Glorietta roof deck
- The fire was immediately contained after about twenty minutes
A fire broke out inside the posh Glorietta Mall in Makati City Monday night, April 10.
As per GMA, Southern Police District chief Sr. Supt. Tomas Apolinario was quoted by a reporter as saying that the fire started near an escalator which is under repair at the third floor of Glorietta 2 section of the Glorietta shopping complex in Ayala Center in Makati.
The fire started around 6:11 p.m. It was immediately contained and a fire out was declared at 6:32 p.m.
The mall management issued a statement on Twitter saying the fire started at the mall’s roof deck.
“At 6:11 p.m., a minor fire occurred at Glorietta roof deck. Fire was immediately contained and a fire out was declared at 6:32 p.m. No one was reported injured in the incident. Cause of fire is still under investigation. We will be back to normal operations on Tuesday,” the statement read.
Fire Chief Insp. Gregorio Elbambo of the Makati Bureau of Fire Protection, who declared the fire out, said they have yet to determine the cost of the damage.
Happening now : Fire in Glorietta!!
Posted by Gelo Castelo on Monday, April 10, 2017