MANILA, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) – Two fires broke out in Makati City Thursday morning, July 11.
The first incident started past 10 am at the Botanical Garden along Urban Avenue in Brgy Pio del Pilar, near the Makati Medical Center (MMC). The fire has been declared under control as of 11:30 am.
EMERGENCY UPDATE: As of 11:30 AM, fire under control at Ayala Ave. cor. Gil Puyat infront of Makati Medical Center. #MakatiTraffic— MakatiTraffic (@MakatiTraffic) July 11, 2013
Another fire broke out at Kamagong corner Bagtikan Streets in Brgy. San Antonio. This incident was declared under control at 11:47 am.
EMERGENCY UPDATE: As of 11:47 AM, fire under control at Kamagong corner Bagtikan St., Brgy. San Antonio. #MakatiTraffic— MakatiTraffic (@MakatiTraffic) July 11, 2013
People on social media posted photos of the incident, particularly of the fire near the MMC.