Fire Razes Two Homes in Kapuk

Selasa, 29 November 2016 09:47 TP Moan Simanjuntak Nugroho Adibrata 1304

(Foto: Ilustrasi - Beritajakarta.id)

Fire gutted two permanent homes that located in Kebon Jahe, RT 16/03, Kapuk Urban Village, Cengkareng Sub-district, West Jakarta.

Fire broke out at around 1 AM. It is triggered by electricity short-circuit of an electric pole in front of Rizal (57), and then burned two homes

"Fire broke out at around 1 AM. It is triggered by electricity short-circuit of an electric pole in front of Rizal (57), and then burned two homes," said David (34), a local citizen, Tuesday (11/29).

Seeing this, local citizens were immediately trying to put out the flames. But they failed and the flames quickly burned part of home belongs to Neam (60). Moreover, the place is categorized as a densely populated area.

Head of Operation Section for West Jakarta Fire Handling and Rescue Sub-dept, Rompis Romlih expressed his side immediately sent seven fire trucks to the scene. 

"Fire destroys two homes. They are belonging to Rizal and Neam. No casualty here," he finished.