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Apartment building fire claims two lives

Notre-Dame-du-Nord, Que. - Two people are dead following an apartment building fire early Monday in northern Quebec. 

Provincial police said Sunday night that a second body had been found in the rubble of the five-unit building in Notre-Dame-du-Nord near the Ontario border.

Police earlier said a 67-year-old man had died in the blaze, which erupted at about 1:30 a.m.

A woman was reported missing, but police haven't confirmed if she is the second victim.

There was no word on what caused the fire.

No names have been released.

May 19, 2015  By The Canadian Press

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