Fire hit a residential area in Sitio Baca, Barangay Apas Cebu City on Tuesday morning, January 23.
The alarm was received at 8:30 a.m. and was raised to 3rd alarm at 8:37.
According to Cebu City Fire Marshal Noel Nelson Ababon, at least 12 houses were destroyed by the fire.
Apas Barangay Captain Ramil Ayuman said that the fire victims will be evacuated at the Barangay Basketball court near the fire scene.
Ababon said they are still investigating the cause of the fire as well as the cost of the damage.
The fire was placed under control at 9:30 a.m., said Ababon.