St. James House Fire Causes $275,000 Damage

Damage is estimated at $275,000 after a fire on Queen Street, Tuesday, July 17, 2012. (CHRISD.CA / ELISHA DACEY / METRO WINNIPEG)

Winnipeg police said a house fire overnight has sent one woman to hospital.

Firefighters were called to a home in the 200 block of Queen Street Tuesday morning around 2 a.m. There, the second storey of the house was engulfed in flames.

A woman was taken to hospital for smoke inhalation. Damage is estimated at $275,000. The fire is not suspicious, said police.