The Sûreté du Québec (SQ) is investigating a fire that took place in Lachute early on the morning of Friday, November 26.  

Firefighters responded to the property on avenue Bethany near the railroad crossing. Two males, severely injured from fire were found nearby on rue Sydney and taken to hospital. As of Friday afternoon, they remained in critical condition. 

According to the SQ, the property was vacant and under renovation. 

The fire is being treated as suspicious. As of Friday afternoon, no charges had been filed, and the police investigation into the cause of the fire continued.