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Fire forces evacuation of several buildings in Montreal's east end


A three-alarm fire in Montreal's east end Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve borough forced the evacuation of several buildings.

According to the Montreal fire department, the blaze started at 10 p.m. Tuesday on the top floor of a triplex on Chambly Street.

As a precaution, the adjacent buildings were evacuated and several streets were closed to traffic.

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