Manitoba

Fire at seniors' complex sends 1 to hospital with burns

One person was sent to hospital with burns and smoke inhalation after fire in a multi-level seniors' complex in Winnipeg.
Crews were called to the St. Josaphat Selo Villa on McGregor Street, near Flora Avenue, just after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. (Lyzaville Sale/CBC)

One person was sent to hospital with burns and smoke inhalation after fire in a multi-level seniors' complex in Winnipeg.

Crews were called to the St. Josaphat Selo Villa on McGregor Street, near Flora Avenue, just after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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Winnipeg fire crews were called to a multi-level apartment in the North End Tuesday night after reports of a fire. 0:29

The fire was contained to a suite on the fifth floor but the entire building was evacuated while crews cleared the smoke.

Damage is estimated at $50,000.

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