Fire destroys 16-unit apartment building in Laval, Que.
Firefighters still don't know what caused the powerful blaze on St-Elzear Blvd. in Laval.
The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, December 25, 2012 7:44AM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, December 25, 2012 7:47AM EST
LAVAL, Que. -- Three people were treated for smoke inhalation when a Christmas morning fire gutted a 16-unit apartment building in Laval, Quebec.
There is no word yet on the cause of the fire, which broke out around 4:40 a.m.
Firefighters evacuated several of the residents.
Laval police Lieutenant Patrick Boucher says the building is a total loss.