One home has suffered extensive damage after a fire in Dawson Creek.

Saturday afternoon, the Dawson Creek Fire Department was called to house fire on 8th street near 91st avenue. The single family residence suffered extensive damage because of the fire.

The one person who lived at the home was able to escape without injury.  At this time the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Emergency social services has been called in to help the lone occupant of the home find shelter and the basic necessities he will now need.

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