Yesterday evening the town of Nain was again startled by the sound of fire alarm.
Constable John McBride is with the Nain RCMP detachment.
He says the call came in at around 6:40pm.
Constable Mike Kenny was on scene for the RCMP.
According to Kenny, the fire started in a bedroom.
A mattress and chair were destroyed by the blaze.
The fire was extinguished before the fire department arrived.
He says there is some smoke damage to the walls.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
McBride says it looks like it may have been started by a lit cigarette.
The scene of the fire was declared safe in under an hour.