Fire razes at least 60 houses in Tawau

Published on 27 Aug 2019 12:07:05 PM

At least 60 homes were destroyed in a fire in Kampung Otentik, Tanjung Batu Keramat, on Monday night.

Tawau Fire and Rescue station chief Sharudy Delamin said firefighters had difficulty putting out the fire due to strong wind as well as the houses were built too close to each other.

No fatalities were reported.