Family of five displaced by fire in Belledune Saturday

(Submitted/Canadian Red Cross)

Two adults and three children are temporarily homeless after a fire in their home in Belledune Saturday.

A release from the Canadian Red Cross says there were no injuries in the fire, which was reported around 8:30 a.m.

The fire caused major damage to the family's home.

Canadian Red Cross volunteers have assisted the family with emergency purchases like food, clothing and other basics.

Assistance was provided by phone and electronic funds transfer due to social distancing and other public health restrictions related to COVID-19.