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Dieppe apartment fire leaves 36 people homeless

Sept. 2, 2014, Dieppe, N.B. - A Sunday night fire in New Brunswick has left more than three dozen people homeless.

September 2, 2014 
By The Canadian Press

The Canadian Red Cross says the blaze happened at a four-storey apartment building (at 487 Champlain Street) in Dieppe around 10 p.m.

The organization says the fire caused extensive damage to the 32-unit structure, though no injuries were reported.

Firefighters used a ladder to rescue at least one person from a third-storey window.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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