Grand Falls fire leaves woman temporarily homeless

A young woman is temporarily homeless after fire damaged her apartment in Grand Falls.

Brunswick News reports crews were called to the scene on LaFrance Street over the noon hour Wednesday.

The woman was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.

All of the other tenants made it out safely, however the woman's cat perished in the blaze.

The provincial fire marshal was expected to visit the scene later in the day to try and determine the cause of the fire.