One person in critical condition following a fire on St. Paul Street in St. Catharines

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One person is in critical condition following a fire overnight in St. Catharines.

The call came in just after 11:30 p.m. last night for a fire at 214 St. Paul Street.

When fire crews arrived there were flames seen coming from a second story window.

One person was rushed to an out of town hospital with serious burns.

Two others were treated for minor injuries and released from hospital.

St. Catharines fire crews alongside Office of the Fire Marshal are investigating the cause of the fire.

No word on the extent of the damages.

St. Paul Street remains closed between Carlisle St and James St for the investigation.