Personnel from the Vieux Fort fire station responded Monday about 9.12 am to a report of a house fire at Aupicon.
The fire resulted in extensive damage to a bedroom of the one storey structure.
According to fire service spokesman, Damian Jn Baptiste, when responders arrived on the scene they saw smoke coming from the roof and fire in one bedroom.
Jn Baptiste said firefighters put out the fire.
He explained that as a result, this prevented the blaze from spreading.
Jn Baptiste disclosed that no one was at home at the time of the fire.
He said a family of four lives in the house.
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