WATCH: A Saanich apartment fire has left several people homeless and caused substantial damage
Fire crews were called to the 1700 -block of Cedar Hill Cross Road around 7:30 Saturday night.
Smoke was coming out of a second floor apartment.
Fire officials say the blaze started in the kitchen.
The building was evacuated as fire crews quickly knocked down the blaze, but not before it caused about $100,000 in damage.
Several occupants have been displaced due to the fire and are receiving help from Saanich emergency social services.
Saanich Fire investigators are now trying to determine the cause of the blaze.