2 Women Die, 4 Hurt In Pasay Fire
The Philippine Star|November 24, 2020
Two women died and four fire volunteers were injured when a fire broke out at a residential area in Pasay yesterday.
Ghio Ong

Arson probers said Ma. Cindy Vosotros, 28, was trapped in the burning house along Tramo street, Barangay 43 at around 5:41 a.m.

Reports said Vosotros was able to hand over her baby to her husband. She got trapped when she returned to the house to save some valuables.

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