Seniors’ home fire
A fire early Friday morning in Old Perlican caused extensive damage to a seniors’ home.
According to a Trinity Conception RCMP news release, all residents of Bay de Verde Peninsula Manor were safely evacuated. The Canadian Red Cross, family members and the Town of Old Perlican were assisting displaced residents of the home.
Members of the Old Perlican Fire Department managed to get the fire under control that same morning. It was reported shortly before 6 a.m. Friday.
Police were at the scene to investigate the cause of the fire.