‘Ottawa’ Four Homeless Following Gatineau House Fire
Four people are homeless following a fire at a home at 8 Monette St. in the Templeton neighbourhood in Gatineau’s east end.
Firefighters were called at about 6:30 p.m. Friday and found the building enveloped in flames. Residents had managed to get out without injury.
Some 10 fire department vehicles and 28 fire department personnel were present.
Damage to the building was estimated at $125,000.
Police have begun an investigation into the cause of the fire.