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Fire destroyed 3 houses in Dong Thap

The fire occurred at 11:30am on November 2 at An Binh Commune of Hong Ngu district in the Mekong delta province of Dong Thap, destroying 3 houses completely.

At the scene -Photo: SGGP

At the scene -Photo: SGGP

3 destroyed houses belong to Mrs. Nguyen Thi Dinh (1960), Mr. Tran Van Hien (1964) and Nguyen Van Cao (1986).

Mr.Phuoc, a neighbor, said he saw the fire at Mrs.Dinh’s house and called local people to assist the neighbor in putting out the fire however his neighbor’s house was closed the door at that time. Therefore, he called local police division.

Firefighting police force arrived at the scene quickly after being informed but the fire spread to other two houses. A few hours later, the fire was under control however 3 houses were destroyed, an estimated damage of up to hundreds of million dong.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

QUANG DAT-Translated by K.Lien

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