Manitoba

1 person sent to hospital after fire at St. James Hotel

One person was taken to hospital Tuesday morning after a fire in a Winnipeg hotel.

Hotel evacuated after blaze broke out on 2nd floor

The St. James Hotel was evacuated Wednesday morning. (Jeff Stapleton/CBC)

One person was taken to hospital on Tuesday morning after a fire in a Winnipeg hotel.

The St. James Hotel on Portage Avenue was evacuated just before 5:30 a.m. after a fire broke out on the second floor.

The blaze was quickly put out but one person was sent to hospital in unknown condition.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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