Fire hits school in Lanao del Sur

A FIRE believed to have been triggered by faulty electrical wiring yesterday destroyed the Dilabayan Elementary School in Bacolod Kalawi, Lanao del Sur.

Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao police director Brig. Gen. Marni Marcos Jr. said the fire started at the house of Juhary Manan past 8 a.m. yesterday.

The blaze spread to the nearby school.

Police said the school building was totally burned.

No casualty was reported during the fire which was declared under control after an hour.

Marcos said the exact amount of damage to property is being determined.