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No injuries reported in Mississauga house fire

Last Updated Mar 25, 2019 at 10:29 pm EDT

Fire crews and police on scene at a housefire in Mississauga on March 25, 2019. CITYNEWS/ Mark Douglas

Firefighters are trying to determine the cause of a fire that burned through the roof of a townhouse in Mississauga on Monday.

Crews responded to a fire at a two-storey home in the area of of Rathburn Road East and Tapestry Trail shortly after 6 p.m.

The residents of the home got out safely and several other townhouses were evacuated as a precaution. Buses were called in to shelter those forced from their homes.

The fire was completely extinguished approximately three hours later.

No injuries were reported and an investigation into what caused it is underway.