Explosion rocks Plateau triplex
A man is in critical condition after an explosion in a triplex in the Plateau district last evening.
Firefighters were called to Hotel de Ville Avenue near Marie-Anne around eight o'clock.
The man suffered burns to most of his body in the blast.
The origin of the explosion is as yet unknown.
The explosion and ensuing fire caused extensive damage to the building and forced the evacuation of adjacent homes as well.