Another house fire in St. John's has left two people homeless.

The blaze broke out at 51 Buckmasters Circle on Wednesday afternoon.

It damaged one of six units in the row of townhouses.

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing has found a temporary place for a woman and her 18-year-old son.

The Red Cross is helping them with food and clothing.

No one was injured in the fire.

There has been a rash of fires on the northeast Avalon in the past two weeks, including two in St. John's that the police have deemed suspicious.