A fire destroyed a house made of wood and iron sheets on Tuesday night at Barlow. The owner of the house who is 65 years old and his wife were injured.
They were transported to the North hospital and the woman’s health is deemed serious. The cause of the fire is unknown so far.
On the same day, a fire broke out in a house in Baie du Tombeau. Furniture and other personal belongings were burnt. The son of the owner, aged 17, was found unconscious in the house. He was transported to the Jeetoo hospital. An investigation was initiated to determine the cause of the fire.