Seventeen people are now homeless after a fire incident destroyed their home at Fenton St. Savudrodro Rd, in Savusavu last night.
The double storey wooden and concrete house was rented by three tenants and was also occupied by the landlord.
The National Fire Authority was notified about the incident at eight-fourty two PM last night.
The fire is suspected to have started from a house adjourning the double story house .
Two children had sustained injuries in the fire and were taken to Savusavu hospital and later transferred to Labasa Hospital for further treatment.
NFA will soon be conducting its investigations to determine the cause of the fire.