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Four Lok Kawi houses razed

Published on: Monday, August 04, 2014

SEVERAL families were made homeless when four single-storey houses were destroyed in a fire at Taman Pantai Lok Kawi, Sabindo, Lok Kawi, Sunday evening.

Among the houses affected were those of Papar District Assistant Officer Adnan Atin, a Sabindo police officer and a retired army man.

More than 10 firefighters from Kota Kinabalu and Papar with a fire engine and a water tanker rushed to the scene following a distress call at 6.09pm.

The victims managed to salvage some belongings, but a Toyota Hilux vehicle and a motorcycle perished in the fire.

No casualties were reported in the 6pm incident and the cause of the fire and losses are still being investigated.