Thirteen homeless after fire destroys two houses

Thirteen persons are now homeless after an afternoon fire razed two houses in the vicinity of Hadfield Street and Louisa Row yesterday.

When Stabroek News arrived on the scene, fire-fighters had already contained the fire which had already destroyed the two wooden buildings and scorched two others.

As a precaution, occupants of the house at the front of the lot had already begun removing furniture and other household items even as the firemen continued to douse the burnt buildings…..