UPDATE: A woman was taken to hospital today with minor injuries after a home on Stirling Crescent in St. John's was extensively damaged by smoke.
A family and three of their pets are safe after a kitchen fire on Stirling Crescent in St. John’s that caused extensive smoke damage.
When firefighters arrived on the scene smoke was coming from the home. The family had already escaped but firefighters did rescue the family ferret, parrot and dog. There is still light smoke coming from the home as a crew continues their clean-up. There were no injuries but firefighters are still trying to locate the family cat.