Public Relations Officer of the Fire Services Department, Wayne Letang, has reported that investigations are ongoing into a fire that occurred at Palm Grove in the Roseau Valley on Wednesday evening.
No one was injured in the blaze.
The fire happened at about 6:58 pm inside a two-floor concrete apartment building owned by Arthur Joseph of Roseau.
According to the Letang, two apartments in the building were affected with one “severely affected” and the other was damaged by smoke and water.
“An apartment occupied by a Spanish national was severely affected, all the contents of that space was damaged by the fire. The second apartment occupied by Mr. Hendricks Thomas and his family sustained smoke and water damage. A family of three occupied that apartment,” Letang stated.
He remarked that investigations into the cause of the fire and cost of the damage are still ongoing.