A Marigot fire today completely destroyed a wooden structure.
According to information obtained by the Times,one of the residents of the building reported that she had just spoken to her son who went downstairs to take a nap.
The woman recalled observing smoke and went to rouse her son.
It is reported that shortly afterwards fire engulfed the two story house.
The Saint Lucia Fire Service responded with two fire trucks and an ambulance, but did not manage to save the three-bedroom structure which is reported to have been home to five individuals.
The Marigot fire occurred some time before 11:AM today.