Another fire in Puerto Plata! Fire consumed three houses in sector Padre Las Casas
PUERTO PLATA Today at noon, a major fire burnt to ashes three houses in Padre las Casas area of Puerto Plata, leaving millions pesos in losses as reported by citizens affected by the disaster.
They said that the fire occurred on the street 4 del populoso sector de Padres las Casas, consumed with surprisingly fast speed wooden housing, zinc roof which housed a workshop for electronics, but also the fire affected two adjoining dwellings whose outfits were burnt to ashes.
The workshop of electronics where radios and televisions were repaired, owned by a citizen known only as “Coita” who is suffering from health, was closed at the time the fire started, which if not by the timely intervention of firefighters, threatened to spread throughout the block.
According to the villagers comments, the first of the fires consumed a grocery store and a family residence at the corner of José del Carmen Ariza and Mella, but then another fire consumed la Bodega San Juan at the corner of Villanueva and 12 de Julio. Last Friday a 2 level Victorian house of engineer Chachá Valerio, located on 12th July next to Museum General Gregorio Luperon, also got burnt to ashes.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
June 23, 2015
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