Massive fire guts Kuala Belait house

Daniel Lim

No injuries were reported following a fire that gutted a house in Jalan Maulana, Kuala Belait on Tuesday, the Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) said.

According to the FRD, fire personnel received a distress call at night and dispatched three fire engines and 10 firefighters, led by Deputy Station Officer Johari bin Haji Abu Bakar. On arrival at the scene, the firefighters saw an empty house on fire.

The fire was swiftly doused and investigations carried out to determine the cause of the fire.

The public is urged to contact the FRD at 995 to report an emergency.

Firefighters working to douse the house fire in Jalan Maulana. PHOTO: FRD