Tuesday, 13 April 2021 | 12:17 WIB

13 Firefighter Units Dispatched to Extinguish Fire at Menteng Atas

13 Firefighter Units Dispatched to Extinguish Fire at Menteng Atas (antara)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - The South Jakarta Fire Department has dispatched 13 firefighters units to extinguish fire engulfing the settlement in Lontar Street RT002/RW15, Menteng Atas Sub-district, Setiabudi.

"There are a total of 13 units. Twelve of them are from South Jakarta and one from Central Jakarta," said the staff of Jakarta Fire Department, Eko Wibowo in Jakarta on Friday (3/5/2021).

The cause of the fire is allegedly due to the LPG cannister leak. The fire burnt one house. There are no fatalities caused by the fire, but the losses are estimated to be millions of Indonesian rupiah.

On the other hand, the shift officer of the Central Jakarta Fire Department, Deni Andreas Perwira said on Instagram @damkar_Jakpus that the fire started at 07:30 Western Indonesian Time.

The firefighters managed to extinguish the fire at 08:30 Western Indonesian Time.