The giant Christmas tree at SM Lanang Premier in Davao City apparently caught fire Wednesday after some Christmas light bulbs allegedly sparked.
|Screen grab from Facebook|
According to the Central 911, the fire was caused by electrical short circuit.
In its Facebook page, SM Lanang Premier posted a statement regarding the incident, which reads:
An incident involving our Christmas tree topper in SM Lanang occurred before mall hours. Cleaning & inspection of facilities have been completed to ensure the safety & shopping pleasure of our customers. Mall operations are now back to normal.
SM Lanang Premier is the largest mall in Davao City. It's Christmas tree is said to be over 50 feet tall.
Here's a viral video of the incident: