September 1, 2014 3:20 pm

Winnipeg fire sends four to hospital

Crews were called to a house fire on Rutland Street on Monday.

Josh Arason/Global News

WINNIPEG – Four people were sent to hospital Monday as a precaution after a house fire near Winnipeg’s airport.

The blaze started in an upstairs bedroom at 333 Rutland St. at around 10:30 a.m., fire officials said.

A man, a woman and two children were sent to the Health Sciences Centre and Children’s Hospital in stable condition.

More than $80,000 damage was done to the house and its contents. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

© Shaw Media, 2014

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