MIRI: A man from Kampung Serdang in Jalan Kuala Lawas was made homeless on Thursday evening, after a fire destroyed his wooden house.
Prior to the incident, the 62 year-old man, was cutting some woods nearby , when he spotted smokes billowing from one of his rooms inside the house.
He had tried to put out the fire, but failed as the fire was spreading very fast.
Eight firemen from Lawas fire station dashed to the scene upon receiving an alert on the incident at 5.48pm.
The operation ended at 7.40pm.