Preschool building in Keningau razed in fire
Last Update: 02/01/2019
KENINGAU, Jan 2 (Bernama) – A preschool building at SK Nandagan in Sook near here, was destroyed in a fire this afternoon.
No one was present at the premises when the incident occurred, as the preschool session is only held during the morning.
Keningau Fire and Rescue Station chief Mudi Pengiran, when contacted by Bernama, said the station received an emergency call regarding the fire at 3.08 pm and a team of 16 personnel were despatched to extinguish the fire.
When the team reached the location at 4.35 pm, the whole building measuring 40x25ft had been razed to the ground, he said, adding that the cause of the fire was still being investigated.
Meanwhile, the school's management when contacted said there were 18 children in enrolled in the preschool, and for the time being, they would be placed in another building.