Published: Sunday 16 July, 2017

VIDEO: SM North EDSA Fire Sends Panicked Sunday Shoppers to Exits

A fire at one of SM’s supermalls broke out earlier Sunday night. The SM North EDSA fire broke out before 9:00 PM and is now on third alarm, according to GMA News. No details yet on how the fire started and where exactly at SM North EDSA it is.

SM North EDSA fire

A third-alarm SM North EDSA fire broke out earlier tonight and is currently ongoing. (Aquitectonica photo)

SM North EDSA is one of the most popular malls in Metro Manila. With its expansive size and location around the populated areas of northern Quezon City, the mall is packed with people especially on weekends. As it is a payday weekends, the mall is teeming with shoppers and diners.

Fire crews around Quezon City responded immediately to the SM North EDSA fire. As expected, a crowd of usiseros await outside the mall to ogle at what’s happening.

UPDATE: The fire is reportedly in the department store area. Reportedly, it’s the 4th floor warehouse that is on fire.

UPDATE: The fire has already been contained, according to SM City North EDSA management. It released the following statement on the incident.