LEWISTON — Eight people were left homeless following an early morning fire at a Lewiston apartment building.

Firefighters were called to the Lisbon Street apartment house shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday and put out the fire in a matter of minutes.

Fire Chief Paul LeClair told WMTW-TV that some people had to be rescued by ladder, but that nobody was injured.

The fire is under investigation.

Augusta and Waterville news

Get news and events from your towns in your inbox every Friday.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.