Five Families Left Homeless In Late Evening Fire In Labuan

Labuan Fire and Rescue personnel putting out the blaze in Kampung Jawa here Sunday.

LABUAN: Five families were left with only the clothes on their back after fire destroyed their half-wooden-half-concrete rented homes in Kampung Jawa here Sunday.

The fire which broke out at 6.15pm also destroyed a Perodua Kancil car parked nearby.

Labuan Fire and Rescue Department spokesperson said three fire engines from Kg Jawa and Layangan were deployed to the scene and the team managed to put out the fire completely at 7 pm.

No casualties were reported, while losses and the cause of fire are being investigated.