Shortly before 5:00am on May 1st, RNC and fire crews responded to a fire at an apartment building on Beothuk Crescent. The building was evacuated and residents were provided with lodging at Westside Tabernacle along with aid from the Canadian Red Cross.

One person, a 41-year old man, was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the RNC or Crime Stoppers.