One man was left with minor injuries following a fire at a three-storey walk up in the SoHo area Wednesday morning.
London firefighters responded to a buidling at 374 Simcoe Street at around 7:56 a.m. following reports of smoke coming from an apartment balcony.
Upon arrival, heavy black smoke could be seen coming from a third floor apartment. Fire fighters made entry and were able to quickly extinguish the blaze.
Fire officials say the tenant was in the apartment at the time the fire broke out and was treated at the scene for minor burns to his hand.
Damage is estimated to be upwards of $60,000.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but it is believed it may be electrical related.
Fire Prevention remains on scene.