One person died in a fire in the North Park neighbourhood early Wednesday morning.
Firefighters were called to 1035 North Park Street on May 26 just before 1:30 a.m. and arrived to see flames showing from a suite on the third floor.
Two people were rescued from balconies, according to a Victoria Fire Department news release. One person and one dog died.
The fire was contained to a single suite, with smoke damage to three adjacent units and the hallway. Emergency Social Services was called in to care for displaced residents.
|Emergency crews remained on scene Wednesday morning. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)|
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