MANILA, Philippines – (5th UPDATE) Fire hit a warehouse in a plastics plant in Pandacan, Manila, on Saturday, February 1.
The Manila Public Information Office identified the warehouse, located in Tomas Claudio Street, as a plastics plant of the San Miguel Yamamura Packaging Corporation.
The fire started in the warehouse past 10 am, reached the 5th alarm past 11 am, and was minutes later raised to Task Force Bravo.
The huge blaze caused a portion of the Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3, which is under construction, to collapse.
The blaze was declared under control at aroun 1:52 pm.