^
Canadian dies in CDO fire
Joseph William Morley Tweedie, 69, died from third degree burns, police said.
Philstar.com/File Photo

Canadian dies in CDO fire

Gerry Lee Gorit (The Philippine Star) - January 26, 2021 - 12:00am

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines — A Canadian died in a fire that occurred in his rented room in Barangay Bugo in this city yesterday morning.

Joseph William Morley Tweedie, 69, died from third degree burns, police said.

The victim was alone when the blaze broke out at around 7:30 a.m.

Tweedie reportedly had a helper who usually arrived before noon to do house chores.

The flames did not spread to other rooms, but it destroyed all the victims’ belongings, probers said.

Tweedie had difficulty walking due to a medical condition.

Authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire.

CANADIAN DEAD FIRE
Philstar
  • Latest
  • Trending
Latest
Recommended
Are you sure you want to log out?
X
Login

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

FORGOT PASSWORD?
SIGN IN
or sign in with