TAWAU: Two fire incidents were reported here today within thirty minutes involving the air conditioner main switch at the Inland Revenue Board (LHDN) office, and three premises at Kg. Kalabakan.
Tawau JBPM Chief, Razali Awang Ahmad, said firefighters and officers have been dispatched to the location after receiving an emergency call at 12.00pm.
However, the fire at the third floor of the office building has been successfully extinguished by Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB) team who was at the area, with the operation ended at 12.20pm.
The same firefighter team then rushed to the second fire incident at Kg. Kalabakan after receiving an emergency call at 12.33pm.
They only reached the scene at 2.21pm to extinguish the fire involving a sundry shop and two workshops due to the long distance from the previous operation location.
No injuries were reported in both incidents and the cause of fire and worth of damages are still being investigated. -SayangSabah