Fire Destroys Former St. Claude Business

By Sarah Klein

St. Claude Fire
Fire destroys a former business in St. Claude, Manitoba early Thursday, August 8, 2013. (RCMP HANDOUT)

A former restaurant, motel and bar in St. Claude, Manitoba was completely destroyed following a fire early Thursday morning.

RCMP say the blaze broke out at the First Street business at around 3 a.m. When crews arrived on scene, the building was completely engulfed in flames.

Damage estimates aren’t currently available, but the structure is said to be a total loss. No one was inside at the time and there were no reported injuries.


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