01/03/2012 09:46 EST | Updated 03/04/2012 05:12 EST

Fire breaks out in NDG apartment building

An apartment building fire that broke out at 3421 Grand Boulevard in NDG Tuesday morning was brought under control without any major damage.

The fire broke out in the four-storey building just before 9 a.m. Tuesday and burned for just under an hour.

About 40 residents were forced to leave their apartments as firefighters worked on the roof.

Residents will be able to return home by the end of Tuesday.