RCMP say they attended a fire about 7 a.m. Friday, when the Mushuau Innu housing building, on Poker Street in Natuashish, was completely engulfed in flames. 

The Natuashish Fire Department remains on scene dousing the fire.

Natuashish fire Feb. 7, 2014

RCMP say when they arrived on scene at 7 a.m. Friday, the Mushuau Innu housing building was engulfed in flames. (Courtesy Corwin Freake)

‚ÄčNobody was inside the building at the time of the fire, and officials said the building is a total loss.  

An investigator has been called in to assist in determining the cause of the fire, and the investigation is ongoing.