Fire at Plateau triplex

Fire in the Plateau Friday evening, which was said to be under control. 

Flames broke out in a living room of a triplex at 5270 de Bordeaux street, but all three floors had to be evacuated.

About 40 firefighters worked to extinguish the fire. 

Roughly half a dozen residents were forced out, but were taken care of by the Red Cross.

Officials said the cause appeared to be accidental.