Transitional housing building in Red Deer destroyed by fire
Fire broke out at a temporary housing building in Red Deer on Aug. 24, 2020.
EDMONTON -- Smoke filled the air in Red Deer on Monday after fire broke out at a transitional housing building on 50 Avenue.
No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, but about 20 residents were displaced.
They will be put up at a local hotel overnight.
Officials say fire and water damage has destroyed the building, and it will be torn down.
The fire was out by 9 p.m.
The cause of the fire is still unknown. Investigators will be on scene overnight.