Fire razed hundreds of houses in an urban poor community in Tondo, Manila on Friday.
The blaze, which occurred at Isla Puting Bato, reached the highest alarm, prompting firefighters from other cities to respond, authorities said.
Residents paddle their makeshift boat to safety as fire engulfs houses at a slum community .
Officials say two people are missing and at least three have been injured and taken to hospital.
During the fire, at least 100 people were plucked from the waters thick with ash and debris, the Philippine Daily Inquirer reported.