4 houses collapse, 18 evacuated

The affected house.

DARO: A block of terraced houses at Tanjung Alan Dua here collapsed on Monday (Aug 2) forcing 18 oil palm plantation workers to be evacuated.

A spokesman from the State Fire and Rescue Department operations centre said no casualty or injury were reported during the 8.20pm incident.

Upon arrival, Daro firemen found four single-storey houses collapsed and one of them was nearly destroyed.

The workers were instructed to vacate their respective units for fear that another collapse may occurred.