Bush fire put out in 50 minutes

Date:

MIRI: About three acres of land at Canada Hill here were on fire this afternoon (Aug 6).

Five firemen from the town’s fire station were despatched to the scene after receiving a distress call around 1.35pm.

Upon arriving, the team found that the fire had ravaged three acres of land.

The fire was put out within 50 minutes using four fire extinguishers.

After making sure that the situation is safe, the team then returned to their station.

About three acres of land were burned in a bush fire at Canada Hill on Friday (Aug 6).

Residents’ quick action saves longhouse, lives from fire

BETONG: The quick action of residents at Rumah Panjang Ben Bali in Mudong to extinguish a fire has prevent their longhouse from being destroyed...

Share post:

Our Opinion

More like this
Related

Ragad extends condolences to late TYT’s family

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib...

King, Queen express condolences to Salahuddin’s family

KUCHING: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah...

Salahuddin only TYT to serve twice in office

KUCHING: Former Head of State Tun Abang Muhammad Salahuddin...

Son of former TYT Salahuddin  reminisces their time together

KUCHING: The son of the late former Head of...

Provide correct info to avoid delay, SMEs told

KUCHING: Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and micro enterprises...

All-round ‘ayes’ for assistance

BY JACINTHA JOLENE KUCHING: It was the thumbs-up all round...

Former TYT Salahuddin passes away

KUCHING: Former Head of State Tun Abang Muhammad Salahuddin...

Sarawakians get BKSS 8.0 for strong support

KUCHING: The implementation of the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance...