Fire on Fitzgerald St. damages home

Fire crews in Thunder Bay were called out to a house fire on the city's north side Monday afternoon.

Thunder Bay Fire Rescue crews responded to a house fire on the city's north side Monday afternoon.

Firefighters set up hoses to battle a fire on Fitzgerald Street in Thunder Bay. (Adam Burns/CBC)

The two storey home on Fitzgerald Street, between Cumberland and Court Streets, suffered significant damage.

Firefighters arrived around three o'clock to find flames coming through the roof of the residence.

Four pumper trucks and an aerial ladder unit were deployed to fight the fire.

Thunder Bay Fire Rescue brought in an aerial ladder truck to assist three pumpers. (Adam Burns/CBC)

A neighbour said the owner of the house had purchased it just last year.

No injuries were reported. The investigation continues into the cause of the fire.