SANDAKAN: A workers living quarters owned by a company at Batu 8, Jalan Pasti Segar, was destroyed by fire on Wednesday morning.
The living quarters for 29 workers were badly damaged where nine of its unit were completely destroyed and another one was 80 percent destroyed.
The fire also spread and slightly damaged a nearby house. However there is no victim reported to be involved with the incident.
The operation commander, Haikal Jammy Ngaii, with 10 other personnel and three machineries were sent to the scene from Sandakan JBPM station after receiving an emergency call at about 10.26am.
The operation managed to control and extinguishes the fire at about 11.13am. The cause of fire and worth of damages are still under investigation. – SayangSabah