Eight families relocated in double alarm fire in Pierrefonds

Eight families had to be relocated on Monday morning after a fire broke out in an apartment building in the Pierrefonds-Roxboro borough.

The fire started around 6 a.m. in the building on Pierrefonds Boulevard, near Saint-Charles Boulevard.

Building tenants have been evacuated and according to the fire department, no one was injured in the incident.

A second alarm was triggered, mobilizing around 70 firefighters to fight the blaze.

The cause of the incident is not yet known.

This is a breaking news story, updates will follow as they become available.

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