Sault Ste. Marie Home Damaged in Evening Fire

A home is heavily damaged after a fire in Sault Ste. Marie.

The city’s fire department got a call around 8 p.m. Saturday for a structure fire.

They say it happened in the 1000 block of Maple Street.

When they arrived, they could see smoke and fire coming from the second floor.

Photo by Eileen Jones

The fire chief says the three adults who lived there were not home when flames broke out.

The department says they were able to rescue multiple pets.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.