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Columbus Avenue basement fire

Ottawa Fire Service crest on the side of one of its vehicles, September 8, 2017. (Photo/ Mike Vlasveld 1310 NEWS)

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Fire Service is looking into the cause of a basement fire in Overbrook.

Firefighters responded to multiple 911 calls at 8:16am, Saturday after smoke was seen coming from a basement apartment at 241 Columbus Ave.

The flames were under control at 8:34am, and contained to one room in the two-storey building.

No one was injured in the blaze.

Officials continue to assess damages.

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