No injuries in east end Barrie townhouse fire

Cause is under investigation

Fire broke out Monday morning in the basement of a townhouse on Weymouth Road in Barrie, in the area of Johnson Street and Cheltenham Road.

Crews were called out around 7 a.m. Monday, and by the time they arrived on scene, the three occupants of the house had safely fled outdoors.

There were no injuries.

There is no damage total available. It’s not known if the townhouse had working smoke alarms. The cause of the fire is under investigation.