Nfld. & Labrador

No injuries after shed fire spreads to home in Bonavista

The fire started in a shed and the high winds caused it to spread to a neighbouring home, RCMP say.

Fire started in shed, and high winds blew flames to home next door, say RCMP

Flames billow from the building on Cape Shore Road in Bonavista on Thursday afternoon. (Submitted by Lee Tremblett)

No one was injured after a fire that started in a shed spread to a home in Bonavista  on Thursday afternoon.

Emergency crews were called to the structure fire on Cape Shore Road around 2 p.m.

RCMP said the original source of the fire was in a shed, but the high winds during Thursday's storm blew flames to the home next door.

People in the home managed to get out before the fire caught.

The cause is still under investigation, RCMP said.

Fire investigators will be on scene through Friday morning conducting their investigation.​

Emergency crews attend the scene of the fire. (Submitted by Lee Tremblett)

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