Roads closed after small residential fire along Lakeshore Drive in Baie-D’Urfé – Montreal | The Canadian News

Firefighters put out a small residential fire near the intersection of Lakeshore Drive and Lakeview Street in Baie-D’Urfé.

On Tuesday, a section of the waterfront highway was closed after flames were reported from inside the building around 6 a.m., prompting several dozen fire crews to respond.

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According to Patrick Lafleur of the fire department, the fire started within the living room area and was quickly contained.

Four people, including a child, were evacuated from the main house and the adjoining guest house.

No injuries were reported. All residents have found temporary housing, according to authorities.

While the cause of the fire is still unknown and is being investigated, reports say a hair dryer may have caught fire.

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According to officials, the damage to the home is estimated at $ 15,000.

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