Man taken to hospital following apartment fire on Lansdowne Street in Peterborough

Fire broke out at an apartment on Lansdowne Street on Friday afternoon. Harrison Perkins/Special to Global News Peterborough

One man was transported to hospital following a fire at an apartment building in Peterborough on Friday afternoon.

Firefighters responded around 12:50 p.m. responded to a fire at a building on Lansdowne Street between Lock and Sherburne streets.

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Flames were reportedly visible on a balcony at the rear of the building.

One man was taken to Peterborough Regional Health Centre by ambulance with unknown injuries.

The cause of the fire or a damage estimate has not been released.

More to come.

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