Phnom Penh: A fire engulfed the road on Street 221, No 35A, Group 26B, Village 7, Phsar Depot II, Khan Toul Kork, Phnom Penh, leaving five dead and five injured at 17:15 pm on Tuesday. March 25, 2020.
According to the Phnom Penh Municipal Police Headquarters, a fire broke out in Phsar Depot II, Toul Kork district, as a result of a gasoline bottle fall. The owner, identified as 71-year-old woman, works at home. Type of construction: 04 m x 07 m apartment, causing damage to property: House fire No. 35A downstairs as well as all commercial and construction equipment and 3 motorcycles and spread to 4 neighbors house Contiguous.
At the time of the fire, one person, Yorn Sreng, 71, and five people were injured, including one man and four women. The fire department used 12 fire trucks, six water trucks, equal to 24 cubic meters.