Mother and baby safe after 2 alarm fire in Scarborough

A Mother and her 8-month-old child are safe after a 2 alarm fire broke out in Scarborough.

Crews were called to 270 Scarboro Crescent, in the Kingston Road and Midland Avenue area shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Flames were visible when they arrived on scene.

The mother told CP24 she was on the first floor of the home with her child when she smelled smoke.  She ran outside with the infant and called 9-1-1.

Most of the fire was in the upper floors and attic area according to Firefighters.

The fire had been extinguished just after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.