August 19, 2018 3:15 pm

No injuries reported after house fire displaces seniors in Cape Breton

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A weekend fire has displaced two senior citizens in Cape Breton.

The Canadian Red Cross says a fire broke out around noon on Saturday at a home on Point Aconi Road, about 30 km northwest of Sydney, N.S.

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There were no reports of any injuries.

The Red Cross says they are assisting a couple in their 70s with the emergency purchase of food, clothing and lodging.

The cause of the fire has not been released at this time.

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