By NOREEN JAZUL
Tragedy struck a household in a fancy subdivision in Quezon Metropolis when a hearth struck their home earlier than daybreak Saturday, leaving 5 of its members lifeless and three others injured.
A report from the Bureau of Fireplace Safety (BFP) recognized the fatalities as Gilbert Yu, 65; Charito Yu, 62; Ryan Yu; Abegail Yu; and Rita Yu, 57. Injured have been Cheryl Yu, 27; Richard Yu, 66: and Stephanie Yu, 24.
The BFP stated the blaze began previous 1 a.m. on the second ground of the two-story home owned by Gilbert and Charito on 63 Castrillo St., Corinthian Gardens Subdivision, Barangay Ugong Norte.
The hearth was declared out at 5:25 a.m.
Harm to property was pegged at roughly P60 million.
The reason for the hearth remains to be below investigation, probers stated.