A brother and sister have lost their home after a house fire in Orleans.
It broke out at 1292 Dussere Street during the four o'clock hour this afternoon.
Ottawa Fire says a man in his 20's - who had been asleep - escaped from a window on the second floor by jumping out onto the garage.
He was taken to hospital as a precaution.
The home is believed to be a total loss with a damage estimate of 300-thousand dollars.