By Richa Noriega
A fire razed several houses in Sta. Cruz, Manila Sunday afternoon.
According to radio station DZBB, the fire reached the fourth alarm at 4:15 pm.
The fire broke out just a few meters from the Manila City Jail, the Manila Police District Station 3 and Dr. Jose Fabella Hospital, reports said.
According to the reports, some patients had to be evacuated from the hospital.
The fire reportedly broke out at around 3:45 p.m that immediately engulfed several houses in the area.
It was declared fire out at around 6:04 p.m.
Authorities have yet to determine the cause of fire.