Apartment fire kills 1 in Rivière-des-Prairies

A person is dead following an early morning fire that ravaged a basement apartment in Montreal's Rivière-des-Prairies borough.
Firefighters were called to the scene of a fatal fire in Rivière-des-Prairies Saturday morning. 0:33

A person is dead following an early morning fire that ravaged a basement apartment in Montreal's Rivière-des-Prairies neighbourhood.

Firefighters were called to the eight-condominium complex around 2 a.m. on Saturday, where they discovered the body.

An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the fire and how the person died.

No one else was injured.