16 Homeless After Fire At Golden Grove
Tragedy once again engulfed the east coast community of Golden Grove as fire of unknown origin gutted two houses this afternoon leaving a total of 16 persons homeless. Persons rushed home when they heard of the fire only to see the house in flames and all of their belongings gone. Some broke down in tears.
The two houses are in the same yard and are owned by the same family. It is believed that an electrical problem may have triggered the blaze. Action by the Guyana fire service ensured other nearby houses were saved.
And not too far from today’s tragedy, another golden grove resident is counting his losses after fire destroyed his house too. The man is at a lost as to how the fire may have started. He too lost everything in the blaze.