The house fire on Jalan Kampung Makasar, RT 009 RW 02, Makasar Village, Makasar District, East Jakarta, was allegedly caused by a leak of gas cylinders. As a result of the fire, a resident suffered burns.
Head of the Operational Section of the East Jakarta Fire and Rescue Service Sub-Section, Gatot Sulaiman, said that he received a fire report on Monday (12/08/2019) morning, at around 06.37 WIB. Receiving the report, as many as 11 fire trucks were deployed to the location.
"Because of leakage of gas cylinders. Chronology (fire-red) when installing gas cylinders," Gatot said to Okezone, Monday (12/08/2019).