Firefighters made quick work of a house fire on Druken Crescent in Shea Heights, St. John’s, Friday morning. The St. John’s Regional Fire Department was called to the scene just before 11:30 a.m. and found smoke coming from one unit of a duplex on the street.
The fire was quickly located in a bedroom and extinguished.
Firefighters were seen removing a burned mattress and clothing from the home.
One woman was home at the time of the blaze but she was not injured.
The incident is being investigated.