Balcony fire at Gatineau apartment building

Two people were taken to hospital after an overnight fire at a Gatineau apartment building.

Gatineau Fire says the blaze started on the balcony of a three-unit building on Rue Charpentier around 12 a.m.

The fire was quickly extinguished.

Ten people were evacuated from the building due to the fire, and there is no word on when they can return home.

The two people taken to hospital were treated for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Josh Pringle, CTV Morning Live