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Quebec retirement home fire kills 1

One person is dead and two people suffered injuries as a result of a fire at a retirement residence in Lac-Beauport, north of Quebec City.

2 injured as 31 evacuees with families or Red Cross

One person is dead following a fire Tuesday evening at a retirement residence in Lac-Beauport, north of Quebec City.

Two other people were taken to hospital, one with chest pain and the other with smoke inhalation.

Police say the injuries are not life-threatening.

A total of 31 people were evacuated and are being tended to by their families or the Red Cross.

There is no word yet on what caused the fire.