Two displaced by fire in Charlotte County Saturday

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The Canadian Red Cross says a man and his adult granddaughter have been displaced by a fire in Charlotte County Saturday morning.

A release states the fire destroyed their two-story house and caused damage to an adjacent home.

The pair have made arrangements to stay with a relative temporarily and have been assisted by the Canadian Red Cross with emergency purchases of clothing and food.

Residents of the adjacent home who had to evacuate temporarily are receiving assistance through their insurance company.

There were no injuries reported in the fire.