A fire caused substantial damage inside a private college in Corner Brook on Thursday night. 

Firefighters were met by heavy smoke when they arrived around 7:40 p.m. at Academy Canada, on Park Drive in the city's west side.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the old wooden building has fire, smoke and water damage, and that the Corner Brook Fire Department was able to contain the blaze quickly. 

No one was injured. 

The cause is under investigation.