A new building at the former site of the premier Intercon Manila Hotel near Ayala Avenue in Makati has been gutted by fire Monday.
Netizens saw a thick, black smoke emanating rom the tower.
Along Ayala ave just before EDSA. I didnt see any fire trucks. pic.twitter.com/AbBQ6yt8S5
— Nenette Aseniero (@nenette8899) March 16, 2020
Workers were forced to evacuate as firefighters rushed to the scene. Some claimed hearing an explosion before the fire broke out.
— Athon (@athonkoolet) March 16, 2020
taken 15 mins ago. Fire at a building in Ayala Ave corner EDSA. pic.twitter.com/50WhpAHyf6
— Cheska Escoto (@CheskaEscoto) March 16, 2020