A building in the 300 block of College Avenue quickly went up in flames overnight.
The United Firefighters of Winnipeg says that firefighters helped people get out of the building.
And despite the intensity of the fire, no one was injured.
There's no word currently on what started the blaze in the rooming house.
The fire was caught on video by witnesses.
A dramatic fire overnight in a rooming house on the 300 block of College where firefighters were seen assisting people out of this blaze.— UFFW L867 (@UFFW867) May 7, 2018
Unrelated: several other wildland fires overnight including a large one in the Transcona Bio-reserve. #NeverOffDuty pic.twitter.com/fs987Zea9O