The locals saw a fire at the 20th floor, A1 block and the fire spread out quickly, they shouted loudly to notice to others. Hundreds of residents ran out of the apartment and called the firefighting police.
District 12’s firefighters arrived in the scene and saved the locals stuck in elevators, on the same time, they tried to control the fire.
30 minutes later, the fire was extinguished.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. However, this is the second fire occurred at Hung Ngan apartment. The first one happened on November 16, 2017 and electric short circuit was the main cause of the fire.